|Acid Fast Bacteria|
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|Kinyoun stained smear from liquid
culture showing the serpentine cord formation typical of M. tuberculosis.
(600X). Submitted by: Bruce Hanna, Ph.D., New York University
Medical Center, New York, NY.
E-Mail: hannab@is2.NYU.EDU 43KB JPG File [Full Image]
|Nocardia skin lesions. Pregnant woman was jogging and caught her leg on a sharp spined plant. Submitted by: Dr. Gary Lum, Royal Darwin Hospital, Darwin, Australia. E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org 51KB JPG File [Full Image]|