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Caption: Cryptosporidium parvum - protozoan (cyst stage) found in water contaminated by calf feces. A zoonotic microorganism, it passes in water to humans causing the microsporidial intestinal infection known as cryptosporidiosis.
Magnification*: x2,310
Type: SEM
Copyright 1996 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
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