Ocular Filariasis in Human Caused by Breinlia (Johnstonema) annulipapillata Nematode, Australia
Anson V. Koehler , Jennifer M.B. Robson, David M. Spratt, Joshua Hann, Ian Beveridge, Michael Walsh, Rodney McDougall, Mark Bromley, Anna Hume, Harsha Sheorey, and Robin B. Gasser
Author affiliations: University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia (A.V. Koehler, I. Beveridge, R.B. Gasser); Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia (J.M.B. Robson, M. Walsh, R. McDougall, M. Bromley, A. Hume); Australian National Wildlife Collection, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia (D.M. Spratt); Eastside Eye Specialist Care, Carindale, Queensland, Australia (J. Hann); St. Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (H. Sheorey)
Video. Slit lamp video of live, coiled male filarial nematode, Breinlia (Johnstonema) annulipapillata, from the subconjunctiva of a human patient with ocular filariasis, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 2019.
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