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ERIC Number: ED200430
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Aug-1
Reference Count: N/A
Medical Service Clinical Laboratory Procedures--Parasitology.
Department of the Army, Washington, DC.; Department of the Air Force, Washington, DC.
This manual presents techniques for the collection and examination of specimens in the diagnosis of parasitic disease and in field surveys conducted to determine the extent of parasitic infections in human and animal populations. It discusses areas in which parasites are most likely to be found and the relationships of parasites, vectors, and environment. Methods of preserving, staining, and mounting specimens are included. Definitive characteristics useful in differentiation and identification of parasites are given. (Author/CS)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations, Armed Forces, Biology, Government Publications, Health Occupations, Higher Education, Instructional Materials, Laboratory Manuals, Laboratory Procedures, Medical Education, Medical Technologists, Resource Materials, Science Education
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402 (Stock No. 008-070-00351-1; $7.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Reference Materials - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of the Army, Washington, DC.; Department of the Air Force, Washington, DC.