ID#: 14348
This illustration depicts a photomicrographic view of a methylene blue, spore-stained culture specimen revealing the presence of numerous Clostridium tetani bacteria. Note that several of these organisms had entered their endospore phase, assuming the characteristic tennis racket-type morphology.
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Content Provider(s): CDC
Creation Date: 1954
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