ID#: 17460
This photomicrograph reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by what is known as a human hair cast, also called a peripilar keratin cast, which to the inexperienced observer, could be mistaken for a louse egg, or nit.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Dr. Dennis Juranek
Creation Date: 1979
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
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