About Medical Parasitology

New Infections

Ova & Parasite (O&P) Exams

CPT Codes 2016



Review Tests


Information Tables

Organism Index (A-Z)

Diagnostic Parasitology FAQs (Garcia)

As laboratory personnel become more widely cross-trained, the availability of people who have expertise in diagnostic parasitology will become more limited. Over the years, questions have been raised regarding various aspects of diagnostic medical parasitology. In this section we will attempt to answer many of these questions. We hope this will be helpful for those working in this area of microbiology and provide some "tips of the trade" that are learned through many years of bench experience.

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Fecal Specimens, Molecular Test Panels

Tissues or Fluids

Blood Parasites