ID#: 3296
Photographed in 1969, this image depicts a child who had periorbital swelling, accompanied by what are referred to as, kissing lesions, on her lower and upper right eyelids, after having received a smallpox vaccination, and accidently touching her right eye, after touching the vaccination site. At this point in her treatment, she’d received vaccinia immune globulin (VIG), 36 hours prior to this photograph. See PHIL 3293, for a view of this girl’s condition, prior to beginning her treatment.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Arthur E. Kaye
Creation Date: 1969
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.