A 37-year-old man had visited Senegal and The Republic of Gambia and had stayed there for two months. Upon his return, he presented with complaints of fatigue, headache and fever. He also stated that he remembered being bitten on several occasions by insects. Laboratory testing included a blood smear stained with Wright-Giemsa.
Figures below show what was observed on the smear at 1000x magnification.
What is your diagnosis? Based on what criteria?
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Figures Courtesy: DPDx