Cutaneous Anthrax: Introduction
Cutaneous Anthrax: A skin infection caused by the spores of the anthrax bacteria called Bacillus anthracis. The infection occurs when the spores enter broken skin and result in a small red bump which blisters. The blister ruptures and forms a dark scab over dead tissue.
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Prognosis for Cutaneous Anthrax:
Good. Usually successfully treated by antibiotics. About 20% deaths without treatment.
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Definitions of Cutaneous Anthrax:
A form of anthrax infection that begins as papule that becomes a vesicle and breaks with a discharge of toxins; symptoms of septicemia are severe with vomiting and high fever and profuse sweating; the infection is often fatal
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