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What systems and or organs does the anthrax powder attack ?
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
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In brief: Anthrax
What are the types of anthrax infection? Anthrax infection can occur in three forms: cutaneous (skin), inhalation, and gastrointestinal.

In brief: Anthrax
What are the types of anthrax infection? Anthrax infection can occur in three forms: cutaneous (skin), inhalation, and gastrointestinal.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dr. Michael Fisher
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Usually lung
Anthrax in powder form is likely to be inhaled and cause pulmonary anthrax, the most deadly variety.
Once symptoms start treatment is often not effective. The symptoms would be like pneumonia, fever, cough, bloody sputum and shortness of breath.

In brief: Usually lung
Anthrax in powder form is likely to be inhaled and cause pulmonary anthrax, the most deadly variety.
Once symptoms start treatment is often not effective. The symptoms would be like pneumonia, fever, cough, bloody sputum and shortness of breath.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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