JR Mesquita , C Mega , C Coelho, R Cruz, H Vala, F Esteves , C Santos , C Vasconcelos-Nóbrega The Veterinary Nurse, Vol. 8, Iss. 10, 18 Dec 2017, pp 558 - 562Diagnosis of parasitic larval forms is typically associated with complex, costly methods. As such, simple, low-cost diagnostic tools for larvae identification are of the utmost importance in diagnostic parasitology in the veterinary clinic. Herewith we describe the Baermann technique, one of the most used larvae identification methods.