Thursday, August 18, 2011

Photo Quiz: A Human Parasite

Here is an easy one for you. This is a picture of a small part of a human parasite I took with a Celestron LCD Digital Microscope.
What is it?

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posted by Clay @ 8/18/2011 05:33:00 PM   2 comments


At 8:25 PM, Blogger joe said...

scabies mite? I like the end equipment!

At 12:06 PM, Blogger Clay said...

It is the front leg of a human head louse, Pediculus humanus capitis. It was an incidental finding in a 3 year old in for a mild respiratory illness recently.


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