Clinical Parasitology book cover

Clinical Parasitology

A Practical Approach

Now in full color, the second edition of Clinical Parasitology provides you with all of the information needed to perform, read, and interpret parasitology tests in a clear and understandable way. The user-friendly design, extensive illustrations, pedagogical features and clear descriptions of look-a-like parasites will help you better hone your skills and confidently perform clinical procedures.


Published: October 2012

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-5049-8


  • Chapter 1 Introduction
    Chapter 2 Specimen Collection and Processing
    Chapter 3 The Amebas
    Chapter 4 The Flagellates
    Chapter 5 The Hemoflagellates
    Chapter 6 Select Sporozoa: Plasmodium and Babesia
    Chapter 7 Miscellaneous Protozoa
    Chapter 8 The Nematodes
    Chapter 9 The Filiariae
    Chapter 10 The Cestodes
    Chapter 11 The Trematodes
    Chapter 12 Artifacts and Confusers
    Chapter 13 The Arthropods
    Appendix A Glossary
    Appendix B Answers to Under the Microscope Case Studies
    Appendix C Answers to Quick Quiz Questions
    Appendix D Answers to Test Your Knowledge Questions
    Appendix E Bibliography


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