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Advances in Laboratory Detection of Trichomonas vaginalis
An APHL document that gives a brief overview of clinical information, epidemiology and reviews diagnostics options for T. vaginalis.

Practical Guidance on Detection of Cyclospora
An ASM document on the organism, outbreaks, detection, and reporting.

Creepy Dreadful Wonderful Parasites
A website developed and maintained by Dr. Bobbi Pritt of the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. Each week, Dr. Pritt presents a parasitology case. Each case is richly illustrated, and there also is an archive with over 200 cases.

DPDx is a website developed and maintainted by CDC's Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria (DPCM). The website's goal is to strengthen diagnosis of parasitic diseases. DPDx offers two complementary functions: a reference and training function that users can browse through concise reviews of parasites and parasitic diseases;  and a diagnostic assistance function in which laboratorians and other health professionals can ask questions and/or send digital images of specimens for expedited review and consultation with DPD staff, free of charge.

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