ID#: 12159
Description: Caption:
Captured in Brazil, this image from 1965 depicted a right anterior-oblique view of a Sao Paulo, Brazilian man’s face, highlighting the severely destructive cutaneous pathologic changes that had manifested as a result 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.