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PathWays Case Study: Sept. 27

The protozoal trophozoites shown in the images were found in the stool of a patient who presented with abdominal pain, bloody diarrhea, and a recent travel history to Mexico. The organisms measure approximately 15 microns in greatest dimension.

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Bobbi Pritt, M.D.
Vice Chair of Education, Department of Laboratory Medicine
Consultant, Division of Clinical Microbiology
Mayo Clinic
Associate Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology,
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
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April Josselyn is a Marketing Channel Manager at Mayo Clinic Laboratories. She has worked at Mayo Clinic since 2012. Outside of work, April enjoys the outdoors and being "hockey mom" for her two sports-crazed boys.