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    "Candidatus Mycoplasma haemolamae" infection, blood smear, cria

    Blood smear from a cria with "Candidatus Mycoplasma haemolamae" infection. Large numbers of small, basophilic cocci and ring-form organisms adhere to the surface of RBCs, with a few organisms free in the background (aqueous Romanowsky stain).

    Courtesy of Dr. Robin Allison.

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