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From: Morphometric analyses of canine blood microfilariae isolated by the Knott’s test enables Dirofilaria immitis and D. repens species-specific and Acanthocheilonema (syn. Dipetalonema) genus-specific diagnosis

Figure 2

Mean length of Dirofilaria repens and Acanthocheilonema dracunculoides microfilariae over time. Length of microfilariae (n=10) of Dirofilaria repens (blue, above) and Acanthocheilonema dracunculoides (red, below) after formalin fixation with the modified Knott’s technique over a period of 105 days.

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