plasmodium falciparum

Plasmodium falciparum

Disease / Pathogenesis

Plasmodium falciparum

Location in the Host

Plasmodium falciparum

Geographic Distribution

Plasmodium falciparum

Life Cycle

Plasmodium falciparum

Morphology & Diagnosis

Plasmodium falciparum

Images

Plasmodium falcipoarum characteristic banana-shaped gametocyte in peripheral smear – Photo by W. Vientos
Plasmodium falciparum in peripheral smear with characteristic “ear-phone” trophozoites in red cell, multiple infected red blood cell, and appliqué form – Photo by W. Vientos