Journal of Parasitology Research / 2014 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Identification and Preservation of Intestinal Parasites Using Methylene Blue-Glycerol Mount: A New Approach to Stool Microscopy

Table 2

Association between the amount and time taken by glycerol mount to dry up.

Percentage of glycerol
used in the solution
Time taken by
the mount to dry up

10%6 hrs
12.5%8 hrs
16.6%12 hrs
25%36–48 hrs
50%5 days

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