Three rare cases of anthrax arising from the same source.

@article{Babamahmoodi2006ThreeRC,
  title={Three rare cases of anthrax arising from the same source.},
  author={Farhang Babamahmoodi and Fereshteh Aghabarari and Abbas Arjmand and G. Hossein Ashrafi},
  journal={The Journal of infection},
  year={2006},
  volume={53 4},
  pages={
          e175-9
        }
}
Anthrax is an acute bacterial infection caused by Bacillus anthracis. Humans become infected under natural conditions by contact with infected animals or contaminated animal products. About 95% of human anthrax is cutaneous and 5% respiratory. Gastrointestinal anthrax is very rare, and has been reported in less than 1% of all cases. Anthrax meningitis is a rare complication of any of the other three forms of disease. We report three rare cases of anthrax (gastrointestinal, oropharyngeal and… CONTINUE READING
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