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Gastrointestinal Anthrax

Gastrointestinal Anthrax: Introduction

Exposure of the digestive system to anthrax usually by consuming meat products that contain anthrax. It is a severe and often fatal form of anthrax characterized by fever, vomiting, abdominal pain and bloody diarrhea followed by toxemia, shock and death. The anthrax is a disease caused by the spores of the Bacillus anthracis bacteria. ...more »

Symptoms of Gastrointestinal Anthrax

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Gastrointestinal Anthrax: Related Patient Stories

Gastrointestinal Anthrax: Deaths

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Causes of Gastrointestinal Anthrax

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Disease Topics Related To Gastrointestinal Anthrax

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Gastrointestinal Anthrax: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Gastrointestinal Anthrax

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed, more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill the "good" bacteria in more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be an more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, more »

Gastrointestinal Anthrax: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Gastrointestinal Anthrax

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Gastrointestinal Anthrax: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Gastrointestinal Anthrax

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Gastrointestinal Anthrax: Animations

Prognosis for Gastrointestinal Anthrax

Prognosis for Gastrointestinal Anthrax: Death in 25% to 60% of cases

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