ID#: 4809
Description: Caption:
This image depicts a right superior-oblique view of a patient’s scalp, revealing the presence of a fungal infection known as tinea favosa, a chronic form of tinea capitis, caused by the fungal organism, Trichophyton schoenleinii, in the form of crusty cutaneous lesions referred to as scutulae, which were subsequently excised.
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Content Providers(s): CDC/ Dr. Lucille K. Georg
Creation Date: 1972
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.