ID#: 15566
This image depicted the umbilicus of an infant, which displayed an inflamed lesion that under a dark field examination revealed the presence of Treponema pallidum spirochetes, and hence, a diagnosis of congenital syphilis was made.
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Content Provider(s): CDC
Creation Date: 1970
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