Skip to main content
Fig. 5 | Parasites & Vectors

Fig. 5

From: Abdominal angiostrongyliasis in the Americas: fifty years since the discovery of a new metastrongylid species, Angiostrongylus costaricensis

Fig. 5

Histopathology findings during Angiostrongylus costaricensis infection in humans. a Segmental lesion in the small bowel with granulation in the serosal surface. b Intense and diffuse eosinophilic infiltration in gut mucosa (magnification: ×400). c Eosinophilic arteritis (magnification: ×100). d Granulomatous reaction engulfing egg in capillary lumen (magnification: ×400). e Adult worms inside arterial lumen (magnification: ×100)

Back to article page