Merck Manual

Please confirm that you are a health care professional

honeypot link
Syngamus trachea worms, tracheal lumen, poultry
syngamus-trachea-worms-tracheal-lumen-houck-sized
Syngamus trachea worms, tracheal lumen, poultry

    Male and female S trachea worms entwined in tracheal lumen. Note how the longer female worm attaches to the trachea and the shorter male worm attaches to the female worm, forming the characteristic Y shape.

Courtesy of Dr. Jean Sander.

In these topics
Helminthiasis in Poultry