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Description:This was a skin lesion on a patient with gonorrhea due to the systemic spread of N. gonorrhoeae bacteria.
Gonorrhea is caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae. If left untreated, will enter the blood, thereby, spreading throughout the body. As is shown here, such full body dissemination may manifest itself as skin lesions throughout the body.
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Content Providers(s):CDC
Creation Date:1970
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Links:CDC - Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention: Gonorrhea
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