Today's Daily Dose: Anthrax

Today's Daily Dose: Anthrax

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Apr 18, 2011
By dvm360.com staff
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“Do not perform a postmortem examination of suspected anthrax cases as opening the body and exposing the organism to oxygen will cause spore formation. These spores are then released into the air, which significantly increases exposure potential.”

—Kenneth L. Marcella, DVM

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