parasitological

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parasitological

pertaining to or emanating from parasitology.

parasitological examination
includes examination of feces for protozoa, worm eggs or larvae and for tapeworm segments, skin scrapings for arthropod parasites, blood samples for protozoa, microfilariae, for plasma pepsinogen levels, and examination of gross specimens.
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Soldiers of the Nepalese contingent did not undergo a parasitological examination of faeces in their home country prior to their arrival into the operational zone of the mission in Lebanon and it was precisely the military personnel from Nepal who were the main source of parasitic invasion in the UNIFIL.
Blood samples were taken again for HIV viral loads, as were stool and urine samples for parasitological examination to ascertain treatment success.
Prior to parasitological examination, species of redfish were identified by the number of soft anal-fin rays.
The new product, which is tradenamed ParaPak Plus, represents an innovation in this product niche since the system not only preserves and transports stool specimens for parasitological examination but also performs the critical concentration procedure as well.
Night blood samples (50 [micro]l) for parasitological examination were taken from every consenting person of age one and above between 2200 and 0200 h.