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This is a photomicrograph of a hematoxylin-eosin (H&E)-stained lymph node tissue sample, harvested at the time of autopsy, from a 33 year-old patient, who had succumbed to a fatal case of inhalation anthrax, caused by the bacterium, Bacillus anthracis. Revealed here, are the histopathologic findings indicative of tissue necrosis.
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Content Providers(s):CDC/ S. Benesky
Creation Date:1966
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CDC Organization
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