ID#: 12158
Description: Caption:
Captured in Brazil, this image from 1965 depicted a close view of a Sao Paulo, Brazilian man’s face highlighting his nose and lips, and the cutaneous pathologic changes that had involved his upper lip, due of the mycotic infection, paracoccidioidomycosis. Also known as Brazilian blastomycosis, this disease is caused by the fungus, Paracoccidioides brasiliensis.
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Content Providers(s): CDC/ Dr. Martins Castro, San Paulo, Brazil; Dr. Lucille K. Georg
Creation Date: 1965
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
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Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions.