13 MICROSCOPY – Intestines

13) MICROSCOPY – Worms and Intestines


This is a terminal event for the subject fish, but you can remove a piece of intestine and express the contents onto a slide, apply a drop of water (not as big as they do in this video LOL) but a drop of water on a little LESS material and then you may see eggs in the material from the intestine.



Dr Erik Johnson is a Marietta, Georgia Veterinarian with a practice in small animal medicine. He graduated from University of Georgia with his Doctorate in 1991. Dr Johnson is the author of several texts on Koi and Pond Fish Health and Disease as well as numerous articles on dog and cat health topics.