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PHIL Image 2900

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Description:A photomicrograph revealing Treponema carateum bacteria obtained from a chimpanzee using Krajain’s stain.

Pinta is caused by Treponema carateum. This disease occurs only in tropical Central and South America. It is characterized by a painless papule (primary) followed 2 - 18 months later by secondary papules on the hands, feet and scalp.

High Resolution:Right click here and select "Save Target As..." for hi-resolution image (17.27 MB)
Content Providers(s):CDC
Creation Date:1970
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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-Negative Bacterial Infections
tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Treponemal Infections
tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Pinta
tree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Skin Diseases, Bacterial
tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Pinta
tree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Spirochaetales Infections
tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Treponemal Infections
tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Pinta
tree picturetree picture tree picture Infection
tree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Skin Diseases, Infectious
tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Skin Diseases, Bacterial
tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Pinta
tree picture tree picture Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases
tree picturetree picture tree picture Skin Diseases
tree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Skin Diseases, Infectious
tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Skin Diseases, Bacterial
tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Pinta
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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