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Figure 1: a) Hypercellular smear showing clusters of follicular cells. Pap stain ×100; b) Follicular cells with surrounding macrophages. Pap stain ×400; c) Cells showing focal nuclear overlapping. Pap stain ×1000; d) Flat monolayered sheet of follicular cells with adjacent microfilaria. Pap stain ×400. Inset showing Charcot-Leyden crystals. Pap stain ×1000. Pap stain ×1000; e) A single microfilaria of Wuchereria bancrofti with sheath and somatic nuclei. The anterior end (thin arrow) and curved posterior end (thick arrow), lacking somatic nuclei seen. Pap stain ×1000

Figure 1: a) Hypercellular smear showing clusters of follicular cells. Pap stain ×100; b) Follicular cells with surrounding macrophages. Pap stain ×400; c) Cells showing focal nuclear overlapping. Pap stain ×1000; d) Flat monolayered sheet of follicular cells with adjacent microfilaria. Pap stain ×400. Inset showing Charcot-Leyden crystals. Pap stain ×1000. Pap stain ×1000; e) A single microfilaria of Wuchereria bancrofti with sheath and somatic nuclei. The anterior end (thin arrow) and curved posterior end (thick arrow), lacking somatic nuclei seen. Pap stain ×1000