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Introduction: Tularemia

Description of Tularemia

Tularemia (medical condition): A rare infection by the bacteria Francisella tularensis which can result in serious illness. The bacteria are found in animals such as rabbits and ...more

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Tularemia: disease caused by Francisella tularensis and transmitted to man from rodents through the bite of a deer fly, Chrysops discalis, and other bloodsucking insects; symptoms consist of a prolonged fever and often swelling of the lymph nodes; rabbits are important reservoir hosts.
Source: CRISP

Tularemia: A plague-like disease of rodents, transmissible to man. It is caused by FRANCISELLA TULARENSIS and is characterized by fever, chills, headache, backache, and weakness.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Tularemia: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Tularemia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Tularemia, or a subtype of Tularemia, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Tularemia as a Disease

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Tularemia: Related Diseases

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Tularemia as a Symptom

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Tularemia: Related Disease Topics

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Source - NIH

Broader terms for Tularemia

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

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Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Tularemia

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