Typical Image of a Child Infected with Smallpox -- Bangladesh, 1973. (image) Publicase Comunicação Científica Share Print E-Mail Caption Smallpox is characterized by the growth of innumerable bumps that cover the entire body of the patient. Credit CDC/James Hicks - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Public Health Image Library (PHIL), identification number #3265. Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.