anthrax pneumonia


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Noun1.anthrax pneumonia - a form of anthrax infection acquired by inhalation of dust containing Bacillus anthracisanthrax pneumonia - a form of anthrax infection acquired by inhalation of dust containing Bacillus anthracis; initial symptoms (chill and cough and dyspnea and rapid pulse) are followed by extreme cardiovascular collapse
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(23) described focal hemorrhage and necrotizing anthrax pneumonia in 11 of 42 patients who died with inhalational anthrax.