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Fig. 2 | Parasites & Vectors

Fig. 2

From: Carrion’s disease: more than a neglected disease

Fig. 2

Patients with Verruga peruana caused by B. bacilliformis. Left: 9-year-old girl with numerous bleeding verrugas on her legs; Huaraz, Ancash, 1993. Right: 17-year-old girl (facing left) showing multiple verrugas close to her left elbow; a single verruga has broken the overlying epidermis, and may later bleed; Huari, Ancash, 2002 (courtesy of C. Maguiña, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru)

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