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Fig. 3 | Parasites & Vectors

Fig. 3

From: First report of Cytauxzoon sp. infection in domestic cats in Switzerland: natural and transfusion-transmitted infections

Fig. 3

Modified Wright-stained blood smear of Case 1. Intraerythrocytic inclusions with characteristic signet ring-shaped piroplasms consistent with Cytauxzoon sp. are present in most erythrocytes (examples indicated by thin arrows). Polychromatophilic red blood cells, supporting regenerative anaemia, are present (example indicated by a thick arrow). 1000× magnification. Scale-bar: 10 μm

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