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World J Gastroenterol. Mar 28, 2006; 12(12): 1941-1944
Published online Mar 28, 2006. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v12.i12.1941
Figure 2
Figure 2 Confocal microscopy images (A and B) of G. lamblia trophozoite (x1000) in duodenal bioptic sample, using acridine orange as a vital stain. A: a dorsal projection showing the peculiar tear-shaped cell with flagella. B: an unusual flank projection shows the nuclei on the back of the ventral disk. C: G. lamblia cysts (x200) microscopic images after a wet mount with Lugol’s iodine of fecal specimens. D: G. lamblia cysts (x200) in stool sample following formalin/ether enrichment of filtered samples and staining with a direct fluorescent antibody.