Malaria, fotomicrografía de parásitos celulares

La malaria es una enfermedad causada por parásitos. Esta fotografía muestra parásitos de malaria teñidos de color naranja oscuro presentes (a) en el interior de los glóbulos rojos, y (b) fuera de las células. Se pueden ver unas grandes células que tienen la apariencia de blancos, células cuya relación con la enfermedad se desconoceMalaria, fotomicrografía de parásitos celulares

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Last reviewed 5/19/2013 by Jatin M. Vyas, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Assistant in Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Bethanne Black, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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