ID#: 5325
This photograph depicted a view of a child’s upper body, focusing on her head and neck, revealing a condition referred to as bull neck. The cervical swelling is a symptom of an infection known as diphtheria, caused by the bacterium, Corynebacterium diphtheriae.
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Content Provider(s): CDC
Creation Date: 1995
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.