Disease Images: Sporotrichosis

Additional resources for Sporotrichosis

Sporotrichosis: Cat, skin, cytologic imprint. There are numerous oval to "cigar-shaped" yeast-like thin-walled organisms consistent with Sporotrix schenckii.
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Cat, skin, cytologic imprint. There are numerous oval to "cigar-shaped" yeast-like thin-walled organisms consistent with Sporotrix schenckii.

Credit: Dr. C. Andreasen, Iowa State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Veterinary Pathology
Photo ID: SPO_001
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These images were annotated by Dr. Steve Sorden and Dr. Claire Andreasen and funding was provided by a USDA Higher Education Challenge Grant in collaboration with the Iowa State University Department of Veterinary Pathology, Center for Food Security and Public Health, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, and Plum Island Animal Disease Center.