Encyclopedia of Parasitology

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| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Thick Droplet Method

  • Heinz Mehlhorn
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27769-6_4400-1

It is a method developed to detect low-grade parasitemias in infections with Plasmodium species or Babesia species. See Giemsa stain.

Keywords

Plasmodium Species Giemsa Stain Babesia Species 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Zoomorphologie, Zellbiologie und ParasitologieHeinrich-Heine-UniversitätDüsseldorfGermany