ID#: 1952
Description: Caption:
Under a low magnification of 40X, this photomicrograph of a brain tissue specimen, specifically from the pontine region (pons), revealed histopathologic changes in a confirmed polio, or poliomyelitis patient. This tissue section was extracted from the pons at the level of the cranial nerve VI (CN VI) nucleus, which is also known as the abducens nerve.
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Content Providers(s): CDC/ Dr. Karp
Creation Date: 1964
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CDC Organization
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