ID#: 20543
This image depicted an anterior-oblique view of a male Vietnamese bubonic plague patient’s torso, revealing a large left inguinal bubo. Plague is caused by the bacterium, Yersinia pestis, and is spread to humans through the bite of an infected flea vector.
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Content Providers(s): CDC/ Dr. H.G. Scott
Creation Date: 1965
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.