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River Blindness: Urine Dipstick Test Detects Parasite

News   Aug 28, 2018 | Original story sourced from Scripps Research

 
New Urine Dipstick Test Detects Disease Source That Blinds Millions

Microfilariae of O. volvulus from a skin nodule of a patient from Zambia, stained with hematoxylin and eosin (H&E). Image taken at 1000x oil magnification. Credit: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 
 
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