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Cryptococcus neoformans , Gram stain
Cryptococcus neoformans , Gram stain

Cryptococcus neoformans, Gram stain, high power. Note the large size of these budding yeasts compared with the small, gram-positive coccal bacteria present. The large capsule of the yeasts is barely visible.

Courtesy of Dr. John Prescott.

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