ID#: 22014
Photographed in 1964, on the Caribbean island of Puerto Rico, this image depicted a number of women standing in a rushing stream, while they were in the process of washing their clothes, as a small child in the foreground looked on, his belly distended due to his schistosomiasis infection. The photograph was captured during a Puerto Rican public health schistosomiasis survey.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Dr. R. Kaiser
Creation Date: 1959
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.