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This historic photograph depicts a member of a 1976, Centers for Disease Control (CDC) field team, while on assignment, in the process of extracting a blood sample of a patient in Peru. See PHIL 14497, for a black and white version of this image. Dr. Alexander Sulzer (CDC) headed a group of health workers to care for Peruvian patients at risk, or who have been infected with a type of American leishmaniasis, called espundia, caused by Leishmania braziliensis.
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Content Providers(s):CDC/ Dr. A. J. Sulzer
Creation Date:1976
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
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