ID#: 16741
This image depicts an adult holding the right hand of a young child with late congenital syphilis, so as to focus attention on the child’s fifth digit from a medial perspective. From this view, you will note a deformation known as du Bois sign, which involves a shortening of the little finger.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Susan Lindsley
Creation Date: 1973
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
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Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions.