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Thermogram of an infected middle finger, left hand.

This is an image showing an infected finger. The infection has been visualised using a thermal camera which allows us to see thermal energy or heat. The different colours in the images represent different levels of thermal energy being emitted from the skin's surface. In this case the yellow/orange colour shows a higher level of thermal energy than the purple and pink and the yellow area represent…