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Figure 5: Schistosomiasis and squamous cell carcinoma in a conventional Pap test. The smear shows keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma with necrosis (a, b), and associated scattered Schistosoma ova (c, d) on the slide. Note the terminally located spine (d) in the eggs that is characteristic for Schistosoma haematobium. The background is hemorrhagic. (Pap stain, Mag ×400)

Figure 5: Schistosomiasis and squamous cell carcinoma in a conventional Pap test. The smear shows keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma with necrosis (a, b), and associated scattered <i>Schistosoma</i> ova (c, d) on the slide. Note the terminally located spine (d) in the eggs that is characteristic for <i>Schistosoma haematobium.</i> The background is hemorrhagic. (Pap stain, Mag ×400)