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This photograph depicted a close view of a patient’s glans penis, revealing the presence of a penile lesion located on the subpreputial skin, on the distal penile shaft, which when analyzed using dark field microscopy, was found to be a case of primary syphilis, due to the bacterium, Treponema pallidum.
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Content Providers(s):CDC/ Susan Lindsley
Creation Date:1972
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CDC Organization
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