ID#: 6067
This image depicts a close intraoral view of a HIV/AIDS-positive patient, who had presented with a chronic secondary opportunistic oral candidiasis infection. The immune systems in suffers with HIV undergoes a dramatic reduction in its effectiveness, resulting in the greater possibility of secondary infections, as in this example, where the intraoral Candida sp. organisms were no longer kept in check.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ John Molinari, Ph.D., University of Detroit, Detroit, Michigan; Sol Silverman, Jr., D.D.S.
Creation Date: 1987
Photo Credit: Sol Silverman, Jr., D.D.S.
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Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions.