ID#: 15746
Description: Caption:
This boxer dog in Arizona, had presented with a systemic fungal infection known as coccidioidomycosis, which was due to a Coccidioides sp. fungal organism. Boney involvement of the right rear leg long bone, or femur, was made apparent by way of a visibly swollen protuberance known as the femoral trochanter. Also, note the skin rash along the animals back near the base of the tail.
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Content Providers(s): CDC/ Dr. Maddy; Dr. Lucille K. Georg
Creation Date: 1972
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
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