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From: Amphibian chytridiomycosis: a review with focus on fungus-host interactions

Fig. 4

Clinical signs and pathology associated with infection due to Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. a Naturally infected moribund common midwife toad (Alytes obstetricans) showing abnormal posture (abduction hind legs) and loose sloughed skin; b section through the ventral skin (drink patch) of the same infected toad; infection is characterized by diffuse epidermal hyperkeratosis and hyperplasia combined with the presence of numerous zoosporangia at various stages of maturation; HE; scale bar 50 µm; c detail of intracellular septate zoosporangia; HE; scale bar 10 µm

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