Anthrax Articles A-Z
Anthrax Pictures - Anthrax Transmission
This page contains links to eMedTV Anthrax Articles containing information on subjects from Anthrax Pictures to Anthrax Transmission. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
Descriptions of Articles
- Anthrax Pictures
This eMedTV article contains anthrax pictures depicting Bacillus anthracis spores. Also featured in this article are anthrax pictures of the cutaneous and inhalation forms of the disease.
- Anthrax Prognosis
As explained in this eMedTV resource, an anthrax prognosis is a medical opinion as to the outcome of the disease. This article looks at factors that affect an anthrax prognosis, such as the type of the disease and the strain of bacteria involved.
- Anthrax Screening
Anthrax screening is the act of testing people for the disease, even though they have no anthrax symptoms. As explained on this eMedTV Web page, a routine, effective anthrax screening test has yet to be developed.
- Anthrax Symptoms
As this eMedTV page explains, symptoms of cutaneous anthrax often begin with a small, raised sore that resembles an insect bite, but later becomes a blister. This article provides an in-depth look at anthrax symptoms for all three types of the disease.
- Anthrax Transmission
Anthrax transmission occurs either from contact with infected animals or animal products, or through bioterrorism. This eMedTV article explains both of these methods of anthrax transmission in detail.