Anthrax. What are the types of anthrax infection? Anthrax infection can occur in three forms: cutaneous (skin), inhalation, and gastrointestinal.
Lungs. Pulmonary infection with bacillus anthracis is quite malignant and rapidly progressive with a high fatality rate. The powder contains the bacteria in spore form, they are inhaled, germinate and disseminate. Bad illness.