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This image depicts a patient who had manifested a swelling in one of his left inguinal lymph nodes, known as an inguinal bubo, brought on by the plague bacterium, Yersinia pestis. Note how the swollen node had eroded through the skin, producing a purulent discharge due to the plague infection.
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Content Providers(s):CDC/ Margaret Parsons, Dr. Karl F. Meyer
Creation Date:1965
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Copyright Restrictions:None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions. As a matter of courtesy we request that the content provider be credited and notified in any public or private usage of this image.

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