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Description:This photomicrograph reveals cocci-shaped Enterococcus sp. bacteria taken from a pneumonia patient.

Enterococcus sp. is a common, Gram-positive bacteria that can normally be found in the bowel and female genital tract. These bacteria can be spread by fecal-oral transmission, contact with infected body fluids or contact with contaminated surfaces.

High Resolution:Right click here and select "Save Target As..." for hi-resolution image (17.50 MB)
Content Providers(s):CDC/ Dr. Mike Miller
Creation Date:1978
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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 picture Organisms
tree picture tree picture Bacteria
tree picturetree picture tree picture Gram-Positive Bacteria
tree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Gram-Positive Cocci
tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Streptococcaceae
tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Enterococcus
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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