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Oral cavity
Infectious
Diphtheria

Reviewer: Patricia DeVilliers, D.D.S., M.S., Charu Thakral, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 19 June 2013, last major update June 2013
Copyright: (c) 2002-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
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Diagrams
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False membrane extends to soft palate

Clinical images
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Skin lesions


Exudative pharyngitis

"Bull neck"

Gross description
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Micro images
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Gram positive bacteria


McLoed’s agar plate culture

Blood agar culture

Cystine tellurite plate culture

End of Oral cavity > Infectious > Diphtheria


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