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2896

PHIL Image 2896

ID#:2896
Description:This is a photomicrograph of Streptococcus pneumoniae bacteria having been grown from a blood culture.

Streptococcus pneumoniae, the bacteria responsible for pneumococcal meningitis, is very common, and normally lives in the back of the nose and throat, or the upper respiratory tract.

High Resolution:Right click here and select "Save Target As..." for hi-resolution image (17.78 MB)
Content Providers(s):CDC/Dr. Mike Miller
Creation Date:1978
Photo Credit:
Links:
  • CDC – Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases: Streptococcus pneumoniae Disease
    Categories:
    CDC Organization

    MeSH
    tree picture Diseases
    tree picture tree picture Bacterial Infections and Mycoses
    tree picturetree picture tree picture Bacterial Infections
    tree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Streptococcal Infections
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Pneumococcal Infections
    Copyright Restrictions:None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions. As a matter of courtesy we request that the content provider be credited and notified in any public or private usage of this image.
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