Anthrax, cutaneous form
Photograph :: CP - Clinical photograph || ACR Codes: -1.-1 Note the central black (anthracotic - anthrax) area of necrosis, with surrounding edema and swelling.
Left (Photograph of forearm):
Exposure from handling infected cow carcass.
(Original photo from Arnold Kaufmann, PhD, CDC)
Right (Photograph of neck):
Approximately 15 days ago, this patient had been handling goat skins.
(Original photo from Binford & Connor Pathology of Tropical and Extraordinary Diseases)