Figure 6. a) Red colored colonies appeared on Lowenstein-Jensen’s medium after one week of incubation. b) Gram’s stain of the bacterium grown on Lowenstein-Jensen’s medium showing branched gram-positive filamentous bacilli. c) Acid-fast staining revealed non-acid-fast bacteria (Video 1: Bacteria as observed directly from the aspirated pus showing long filamentous structure:


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