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Old 10-07-2009
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Bacteria What is this?

A frequently shown image in USMLE
Have a look
What is this?-phil_3720_lores.jpg
copyright notice: image from CDC public domain images

Can you guess?
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Old 10-08-2009
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I've got ya

This is Clue Cell
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Yes, correct these are clue cells
Which are epithelial cells covered by Gardnerella vaginalis bacteria seen in a wet mount

Clue cells pictures have consistently appeared in USMLE Step 1 exams.
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wow, nice sharing lee-usmle.
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