Miliary tuberculosis, light micrograph

Miliary tuberculosis, light micrograph

M270/0354 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 30.9MB

Downloadable file size: 1.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Miliary tuberculosis. Light micrograph of a section through a single miliary tubercle (left) in a patient's lung. Tubercles are nodular lesions of infected dead tissue that arise from tuberculosis (TB). Miliary TB is a chronic form of TB where Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteria have entered the blood or lymph system and spread to other organs. If untreated, this type of TB is fatal. Treatment involves a long course of several antibiotics.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: abnormal, bacteria, bacterial, bacterium, cell, chest, chronic, condition, consumption, diagnosis, diagnostic, disease, disorder, follicle, follicular epithelioid cells, healthcare, histopathological, histopathology, human body, infected, infection, invasive, lesion, light micrograph, light microscope, lm, lung, lymphocytes, macrophages, medical, medicine, miliary tuberculosis, multinucleated cells, mycobacterium tuberculosis, nodule, pathological, pathology, pneumology, pulmonology, section, sectioned, slice, tb, tissue, tubercle, unhealthy

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.