ID#: 963
This photomicrograph of a methenamine stained lung tissue specimen, was harvested from an acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) patient with cryptococcosis. Histopathology reveals numerous extracellular Cryptococcus neoformans yeast form organisms within the alveolar space. Some of the yeast organisms showed narrow base budding, and characteristic variation in size.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Dr. Edwin P. Ewing, Jr.
Creation Date: 1984
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
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