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Nocardia asteroides, tissue smear
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Nocardia asteroides, tissue smear

    Nocardia asteroides appear as red-stained, long, branching filaments in a smear of a lesion (modified acid-fast stain).

Courtesy of Dr. Carlton Gyles.

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