Onchocerciasis, conjunctiva

Source 13 year female quarterhorse cross, OS
Fixative air
Stain Wright's
Notes This horse had conjunctivitis (notice the numerous neutrophils); one microfilaria can be seen in the scraping
See also
Legend arrow - parasite, arrowhead - normal conjunctival epithelial cell, N - neutrophils
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