Macroscopic identification of worm or worm/like object.
Specimen Collection Requirements
Collect worm or worm/like object in a spill-proof, tightly sealed container that is preferably see-through. It is acceptable, but not required, to add alcohol or saline to container, but do not add formalin.
Whole worm preferred, tapeworm proglotids acceptable
Room Temperature (Refrigeration is also acceptable)
Dried up, smashed, or too small a piece for identification
Visualization, possible Microscopy
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