Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to page options Skip directly to site content

Details

Return

PHIL Image 6111
 
ID#:6111
Description:This patient presented on the third pre-eruptive day with “Koplik spots” indicative of the beginning onset of measles.

In the prodromal or beginning stages, one of the signs of the onset of measles is the eruption of “Koplik spots” on the mucosa of the cheeks and tongue, which appear as irregularly-shaped, bright red spots often with a bluish-white central dot.

High Resolution:Right click here and select "Save Target As..." for hi-resolution image (6.53 MB)
Content Providers(s):CDC
Creation Date:1975
Photo Credit:
Links:
  • CDC - National Immunization Program; Measles
    Categories:
    CDC Organization

    MeSH
    tree picture Diseases
    tree picture tree picture Virus Diseases
    tree picturetree picture tree picture RNA Virus Infections
    tree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Mononegavirales Infections
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Paramyxoviridae Infections
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Morbillivirus Infections
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Measles
    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.
     Add to My Pictures

    Back to results
    TOP