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Shigellosis: Shigella flexneri (?) infection: microscopic view of faeces, showing mucus-secreting cells. Watercolour by P.H. Manson-Bahr, ca. 1930.

Manson-Bahr, Philip H. Sir, 1881-1966.
Date
1930
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Publication/Creation

1930

Physical description

1 drawing : pencil with watercolour and gouache ; image 9.5 cm in diameter

Lettering

Bacillary dysentery. Chronic. Shiga infection from India, multiple arthritis and periarthritis three months duration. Shows rigidity of mucous membrane and scattered bleeding granulomatous areas. (Cured by protein shock and bowel lavage)

Notes

This drawing is one of a collection of original drawings and photographs, by Sir Philip Henry Manson-Bahr and others, depicting microscopic images of the organisms and pathological findings associated with dysentery and other communicable diseases

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 570573i

Lettering note

Lettering typewritten on label affixed to backing board

Type/Technique

Languages

  • English

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