Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo
versão impressa ISSN 0036-4665
MUNOZ, Victor; AGUIRRE, Ximena; SOTO, Ricardo e GUERRA, Alicia. Definitive preservation of helminthic eggs. Rev. Inst. Med. trop. S. Paulo [online]. 1990, vol.32, n.2, pp. 101-104. ISSN 0036-4665. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0036-46651990000200007.
The results using the Hoyer method for examining eggs of helminths enteroparasites are presented. This method is particularly swited for teaching and on research purposes. Using this technique in fecal sample containing eggs of A.lumbricoides, T. trichiura, Uncinaria sp., Taenia sp., Diphyllobothrium sp., H. nana, H. diminuta and F. hepática allowed the correct identification of then after 24 hours up to 180 days after the samples were obtained.
Palavras-chave : Huevos de helmintos; Medio de Hoyer; Montage.