ID#: 24913
Caption: This image depicted an anterior view of a patient’s face, which exhibited symptoms of an illness known as erysipelas, a dermatologic condition, which involves the inoculation of the skin and subcutaneous tissue with streptococcal bacteria causing edema and bright red erythema of the affected areas, as was the case here. See PHIL 2874 and 24914, for other views of this patient’s condition.
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Content Providers(s): CDC/ Emory University, Dr. Thomas F. Sellers
Creation Date: 1963
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.