EPIDEMIOLOGY OF RARELY ENCOUNTERED CLINICAL FORMS OF ANTHRAX
ARMY BIOLOGICAL LABS FREDERICK MD
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Material is presented concerning the epidemiology of rarely encountered clinical forms of anthrax. This material was collected during the years 1936-1956. Of all the cases 93.75 of the cutaneous form, 2.65 are of primary cutaneous with a secondary intestinal, 3 are intestinal, 0.4 are pulmonary, and 0.2 are ocular. All of the anthrax cases were substantiated by bacteriological investigations, reports of pathologicoanatomic autopsies, and the findings of epidemiological inspections.
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