Notes on the Mitosis of Entamoeba Histolytica

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  • Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, Mississippi


A trophozoite of Entamoeba histolytica in the late telophase stage of mitotic division is described. This organism was identified in a stained preparation obtained from an experimental infection in a dog, and appears to have certain characteristics not previously described.