Two Cases of Accidental Infection of Man by an Attenuated (Vaccine) Strain of Bacillus Anthracis
ARMY BIOLOGICAL LABS FREDERICK MD
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Laboratory personnel who prepare anthrax spore vaccines as well as individuals who use such products are exposed to infection if the vaccine is placed in contact with a wound or bruise. The resulting infection is quite benign with formation of only a small necrotic focus at the site of inoculation, very limited edema, no general reaction - recovery in two weeks.
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