ID#: 16427
The legs of this Mobile, Alabama hospital patient, exhibited a number of large, round cutaneous lesions, which had been diagnosed as being the result of cutaneous diphtheria, caused by the Gram-positive bacterium, Corynebacterium diphtheriae.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Roger A. Feldman, MD
Creation Date: 1972
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