Guinea worm photomicrograph. Credit: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/M. Melvin

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Magnified 125X, this photomicrograph revealed the presence of three Guinea worms, Dracunculiasis medinensis.

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The Carter Center Office of Public Information Health Programs,
453 Freedom Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30307
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“Guinea worm photomicrograph. Credit: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/M. Melvin,” The Global Health Chronicles, accessed March 30, 2017, http://globalhealthchronicles.org/items/show/4934.