Histopathology Art - Tungiasis
Dr Sampurna Roy MD
Tungiasis is a parasitic disease of the skin caused by female sand flea (also called jigger flea) Tunga penetrans.
The following are sections of the parasite together with exoskeleton, internal parts and ova.
Hematoxylin and eosin stained section of the parasite has been transformed to artwork with the help of "Prisma App".
For more information on the disease, visit: Pathology of Tungiasis - 10 important Facts