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    Wriggling Dirofilaria Worm

    By Anitha Venugopal, MBBS, MS
    Cornea/External Disease, Ocular Pathology/Oncology

    Dr. Anitha Venugopal uses a slit lamp to capture rare video of a live Dirofilaria worm wriggling in the subconjunctival space. The 10.5-mm-long worm was removed using forceps under topical anesthesia.

    Financial Disclosures: Dr. Anitha Venugopal discloses no financial relationships.