ID#: 20186
This is a photomicrograph of a kidney tissue sample, which had been extracted from a patient with an acute case of cholera. Histopathologic findings exhibited here, pointed to a condition known as hypokalemic nephropathy, and was highlighted by a the presence of a vacuolization, and swelling of the nephron tubule epithelial lining.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Dr. Gangarosa
Creation Date: 1966
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
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