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a highly infectious animal disease (especially cattle and sheep); it can be transmitted to people
an animal disease that can be transmitted to humans
a disease of humans that is not communicable; caused by infection with Bacillus anthracis followed by septicemia
a form of anthrax infection that begins as papule that becomes a vesicle and breaks with a discharge of toxins; symptoms of septicemia are severe with vomiting and high fever and profuse sweating; the infection is often fatal
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
an impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning
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