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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These two cases of ulceroglandular tularemia demonstrate that while rare in a nonendemic area, the disease must be considered in children with lymphadenitis who fail to improve with antibiotic therapy.
Ulceroglandular tularemia in a toddler in Germany after a mosquito bite.
In case-patient 6, who was not at the hunting lodge in the afternoon, ulceroglandular tularemia developed.