ID#: 20287
Viewed from right lateral perspective, this is the right leg of a patient who had presented with edema of the extremity, including the foot, which had been due to a filarial infection known as filariasis, or elephantiasis, caused by an invasive nematode worm of the superfamily Filarioidea.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Robert S. Craig
Creation Date: 1967
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
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