Tularemia

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Tularemia

An infectious bacterium that can cause lesions, fever, anorexia and death in humans. It has been used in American, Japanese and Soviet bioweapons programs. See also: Biowarfare.
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A live attenuated vaccine to protect against typhoidal tularemia administered by scarification (the method used for smallpox vaccines) is no longer available under its Investigational New Drug protocol.
It is not known whether typhoidal tularemia is associated with distinct radiographic signs that could be used to differentiate it from other types of tularemia.
Typhoidal tularemia in a human immunodeficiency virus-infected adolescent.