ID#: 16681
This infant was a botulism patient in a clinical setting, and was exhibiting the characteristic flaccid facial musculature, ptosis of the lids, and lack of expression found in infantile botulism, caused by the bacterium, Clostridium botulinum.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Dr. V.R. Dowell, Jr.
Creation Date: 1980
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