3 chamber worm egg counting
DISCONTINUED - 2016
The WHITLOCK MCMASTER slide was the original 3-chambered worm egg
counting slide and was designed for parasite detection in
The WHITLOCK MCMASTER slide is used by
Testing and Research Laboratories
Teaching Colleges and Universities
Using a Whitlock McMaster slide the counting is performed with a microscopic
examination of a measured sample of faeces in a specific dilution. Calculations
are made following the count.
The WHITLOCK MCMASTER slides are used principally in New Zealand
and parts of NSW. Some veterinarians and lab technicians trained using
the Whitlock McMaster and therefore in some districts show a preference
for this slide.
What IS a worm egg count?
Each WHITLOCK MCMASTER slide features:
three chambers, each 0.3ml volume
Each 0.3ml divided into two areas of 0.15ml
three chambers to save time
the ability to count three samples on each slide
flotation egg count design
JA Whitlock & Co make McMaster style worm egg counting slides including
UNIVERSAL McMaster 4
x 0.5ml chambers and the SFELO
Other types were discontinued in 2016, including WHITLOCK McMASTER -3 x
0.3ml chambers, WHITLOCK
McMaster- 2 x 0.6ml chambers,
STP, Sliding Top.
The slides were designed, developed and wholly made
in Australia and are sold throughout Australia and overseas.
PRICE and Ordering
Slides can be easily ordered by sending an email requesting an invoice, or a written order and
cheque to the address below.
Please include, along with your address, your
telephone contact number.
JA Whitlock & Co
Box 527 GRANVILLE NSW 2142, AUSTRALIA
phone e-mail email@example.com
main Page last updated 4/3/2023 by John