Chapter 23. Anthrax

  1. Elizabeth S. Williams and
  2. Ian K. Barker
  1. C. Cormack Gates,
  2. Brett Elkin and
  3. Dan Dragon

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470344880.ch23

Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals, Third Edition

Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals, Third Edition

How to Cite

Gates, C. C., Elkin, B. and Dragon, D. (2001) Anthrax, in Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals, Third Edition (eds E. S. Williams and I. K. Barker), Iowa State University Press, Ames, Iowa, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470344880.ch23

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813825564

Online ISBN: 9780470344880

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Keywords:

  • anthrax;
  • edema;
  • siberian plague;
  • bradford disease;
  • cumberland disease

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • History

  • Distribution

  • Host Range

  • Etiology

  • Transmission and Epidemiology

  • Clinical Signs

  • Pathogenesis

  • Pathology

  • Diagnosis

  • Differential Diagnoses

  • Immunity

  • Control and Treatment

  • Public Health Concerns

  • Domestic Animal Health Concerns

  • Management Implications

  • Literature Cited