ID#: 16885
Created in 1970, this image depicted a nurse, who was in the process of obtaining a sputum sample from an elderly woman, which was to be tested for tuberculosis (TB), or in other words, for the presence of the bacterium responsible for causing TB, Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
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Content Provider(s): CDC
Creation Date: 1970
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.