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Skin Sores Caused by Tularemia
Skin Sores Caused by Tularemia
Skin Sores Caused by Tularemia

In ulceroglandular tularemia, an inflamed sore appears on the finger or hand (top). The sore rapidly fills with pus, then becomes an open sore (bottom).

Images courtesy of CDC/Dr. Brachman (top) and CDC/Emory Univ.; Dr. Sellers (bottom) via the Public Health Image Library of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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