ID#: 21987
This photograph depicted a view of a patient’s scalp, who had presented to a clinical setting, exhibiting symptoms of a condition known as tinea capitis, a type of ringworm, that had been caused by the dermatophytic fungal organism, Microsporum nanum. Symptoms included dry, flakey, itchy scalp skin, along with hair loss over the site of the cutaneous lesion.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Dr. Lucille K. Georg
Creation Date: 1964
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.