Molluscum contagiosum, light micrograph

Molluscum contagiosum, light micrograph

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Caption: Molluscum contagiosum. Light micrograph of a section through the epidermis of the skin of a person suffering from the viral disease molluscum contagiosum. Viral inclusion bodies are seen as clusters of pink cells within a localised thickening of the epidermis. A keratin plug (not seen) forms over the nodule on the surface of the skin. Molluscum contagiosum is most common in children, is usually harmless and clears up in a few months. Secondary bacterial infections can cause complications.

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Keywords: biopsied, biopsy, condition, cutaneous, disease, disorder, epidermis, healthcare, histopathological, histopathology, inclusion bodies, light micrograph, lm, medical, medicine, molluscum contagiosum, pathological, pathology, pox, poxvirus, section, sectioned, skin, stained, viral, virus

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