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Fine-needle aspirate, dog
Fine-needle aspirate, dog

    Photomicrograph of a fine-needle aspirate of a cervical abscess in a dog coinfected with canine morbillivirus (distemper virus), showing aggregate of branching filamentous organisms (approximately 0.5-1 mcm in diameter) compatible with Nocardia (Giemsa stain; original magnification, 1,000X).

Courtesy of Dr. Márcio Garcia Ribeiro.

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