Parasitology Training Manual
- Abbreviation: Cm
- Size of trophozoite: 8 - 14 microns
- Pyriform shaped body with an undulating membrane extending the entire length of the body.
- T. hominis has one lancet shaped very granualar anterior nuclei.
- T. hominis is not to be confused with the vaginal, T. vaginalis, which is sometimes found
as a contaminant from the vagina.
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