ID#: 19591
This image depicts a right lateral view of a young patient in Nigeria, ill with the fungal infection known as subcutaneous mucormycosis (phycomycosis), a form of zygomycosis. Note the extreme swelling of the soft tissues of the face in the region of the patient’s maxilla, mandible, and neck due to the infection.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Dr. Lucille K. Georg
Creation Date: 1966
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.