From the 'Illustrated Manual for the Recognition and Diagnosis of Certain Animal Diseases', published in 1982, by the Mexico-United States Commission for the Prevention of Foot and Mouth Disease, this photograph depicts a bovine posed with its neck out stretched in order to allow itself to breath more easily due to a contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) infection.
CDC/ Dr. Jerry J. Callis, PIADC/Dr. Brian W.J. Mahy, CDC
December 4, 2012
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