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Diagnosing chytridiomycosis, amphibians
Diagnosing chytridiomycosis, amphibians

    Diagram of diagnostic techniques for diagnosing chytridiomycosis in amphibians. Chytrid infection can be diagnosed using a variety of methods, including direct observation on wet-mount preparations of sloughed skin or the submission of samples for PCR assay.

Courtesy of Courtney McKena, Johns Hopkins School of Medical Illustration and the National Aquarium.