Perspectives

Every week, Mayo Clinic microbiologist Bobbi Pritt, M.D., posts a new Parasite Wonders case. This week’s specimens are Giemsa-stained peripheral blood smears from a young female patient who was recently treated for malaria. What is the material inside of the white blood cells?

By Bobbi Pritt, M.D. • November 30, 2016

Every week, Mayo Clinic microbiologist Bobbi Pritt, M.D., posts a new Parasite Wonders case. This week’s specimen was observed in an aspirate of liver cyst fluid (carmine stain). Read this post to view the specimen.

By Bobbi Pritt, M.D. • November 23, 2016

Every week, Mayo Clinic microbiologist Bobbi Pritt, M.D., posts a new Parasite Wonders case. This week’s specimen is from a middle-aged male patient in India. Read this post to view the specimen.

By Bobbi Pritt, M.D. • November 16, 2016

Every week, Mayo Clinic microbiologist Bobbi Pritt, M.D., posts a new Parasite Wonders case. This week’s specimen is from a middle-aged man from Florida. Read this post to view the specimen.

By Bobbi Pritt, M.D. • November 9, 2016