ID#: 15064
This image depicts an elderly male patient in a clinical setting with his head tilted backwards, and with assistance from the medical professional, who had retracted the tip of the patient’s nose, revealed the nasal interior, and the destruction of the nasal septum, in a case of mucocutaneous leishmaniasis (MCL), also referred to as tapir nose. See PHIL 15065, for a lateral view of the patient’s nasal deformation.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Dr. Mae Melvin
Creation Date: 1962
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