Video of microfilariae in the anterior chamber of the eye
23 June 2020
This is footage of microfilariae was captured in a 59-year-old man’s anterior chamber of the eye. The man lives in an onchocerciasis-endemic area in eastern Ghana.
Appearance of Mf in the anterior chamber (25.87 MB)
- Gyasi ME, Hong AR, Weil GJ. Motile Onchocerca volvulus Microfilariae in the Anterior Chamber of the Eye. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. https://www.ajtmh.org/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.20-0025. Published May 6, 2020. Accessed June 30, 2020.