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  • Dichelobacter nodosus, footrot lesion, sheep

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           Dichelobacter nodosus, footrot lesion, sheep

    Dichelobacter nodosus from a footrot lesion, Gram-stained smear, high power. Note classic swollen ends of the organism that is sometimes (as here) characteristically surrounded by adherent unidentified gram-negative rods.

    Courtesy of Dr. John Prescott.

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