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my favorite protozoa..Giardia lamblia...morphologically that is..bunch of little smiling faces but dont be fooled by their cuteness..they can cause some serious damage..


Protozoa, Intestinal flagellates, Phylum Sarcomastigophora, Subphylum: Mastigophora, Giardia lamblia Trophozoite 9-20 um. Transmission: cause giardiasis, fecal-oral route, contaminated food, water, person to person. Diagnosis: actively motile trophozoites (liquid or soft fecal specimens)


Tweet This week at Infection Landscapes, we continue our series on gut infections by considering a parasite: Giardia lamblia . This is the...

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Recognize the Symptoms of Giardiasis

Giardiasis (also known as Giardia) is a common cause of waterborne disease in humans in the United States. Giardiasis is caused by a microscopic parasite (Giardia lamblia) which lives in the intestines of people and animals. It is found on...