Taxonomy: s.f. Filarioidea
Animal: Dirofilaria immitis 09.jpg
Sites: Lymphatic
Dirofilaria immitis in the lymph node of a human, H&E section. (see Boreham PFL and Atwell RB 1988. Dirofilariasis. CRC Press). In cross section, Dirofilaria sp. have thick multi-layered cuticle 3-15 microns, prominent lateral chords and well developed musculature

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