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All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Parasitology

List of tests perfomed in parasitology

 

 

Sample                                                                                       Tests available

 

1. Blood                                  1. Malaria

 

                                                                thick & thin blood film examination

                                                           - giemsa stain

                                                            -acridine orange stain

                                                quantitative buffy coat examination

                                                malarial antigen detection(immunochromatographic test)

 

                                                                2. Filariasis

 

                                                                direct blood examination

                                                concentration technique

 

                                                                3. Serology antibody detection

 

                                                                amoebiasis (IgG against E.histolytica----ELISA)

                                                leismaniasis (IgG against Leismania donovani—ELISA)

                                                hydatid cyst disease (IgG against Echinocoocus granulosus-                                                       ELISA)

                                                toxoplasmosis(IHA)

                                                toxocariasis (IgG against Toxocariasis)

 

2. Faeces                                  direct preparation (for trophozoites)

                                                saline mount examination

                                                iodine mount examination

                                                concentration (for ova & cyst)

                                                sedimentation techniques(formol saline)

                                                flotation techniqques

                                                modified acid fast staining

                                                for cryptosporidium ,isospora cyclospora

 

3. CSF                                       direct microscopic exaamination

                                                Gram’s stain or Giemsa

                                                Acanthamoeba/ Naegleria

 

4. Hydatid cyst            direct microscopic examination

 

Or fluid(Hydatid sand)           concentration(for hooklets & scolices)

 

5. Sputum                                  gomori methenamine silver staining  &

                                                Giemsa staining (for Pneumocystic carinii)

 

6. Bone marrow         giemsa staining for  Leismania donovani

   (slide)

 

7. Amoebic liver pus    microscopic examination for E.histolytica

 

8. Duodenal aspirate   microscopic examination for protozoa & helminthes

 

9. Worm identification

 

10. Antigen preparation & routine maintenance of Toxoplasma

      gondii strain in mice

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