ID#: 19416
Under a magnification of 158X, this photomicrograph of a heart tissue sample, that had been processed using Warthin-Starry stain, revealed the presence of Borrelia burgdorferi bacteria, which due to their corkscrew shape, are known as spirochetes (arrowheads).
High Resolution: Click here for hi-resolution image (24.04 MB)
Content Provider(s): CDC/ Sherif Zaki, M.D. Ph.D.; DVBD
Creation Date: 2015
Photo Credit: Sherif Zaki, M.D. Ph.D.
CDC Organization
Skip Navigation Links.

Skip Navigation Links.
Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions.