Cutaneous Anthrax

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Cutaneous Anthrax

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The terms "Cutaneous Anthrax" returned 42 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Asymmetric dimethylarginine levels in patients with cutaneous anthrax: a laboratory analysis.
 

Author(s): Mahmut Sunnetcioglu, Zafer Mengeloglu, Ali Irfan Baran, Mustafa Karahocagil, Mehmet Tosun, Abdulkadir Kucukbayrak, Mehmet Resat Ceylan, Hayrettin Akdeniz, Cenk Aypak

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Asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA), the main endogenous inhibitor of nitric oxide synthase, is considered to be associated with endothelial dysfunction. High ADMA levels have been shown to be related with disorders causing vascular inflammation such as hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, ...

Last Updated: 1 Apr 2014

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Human cutaneous anthrax, Georgia 2010-2012.
 

Author(s): Ian Kracalik, Lile Malania, Nikoloz Tsertsvadze, Julietta Manvelyan, Lela Bakanidze, Paata Imnadze, Shota Tsanava, Jason K Blackburn

Journal: Emerging Infect. Dis.. 2014 Feb;20(2):261-4.

 

We assessed the occurrence of human cutaneous anthrax in Georgia during 2010--2012 by examining demographic and spatial characteristics of reported cases. Reporting increased substantially, as did clustering of cases near urban centers. Control efforts, including education about anthrax ...

Last Updated: 22 Jan 2014

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[Four cases of cutaneous anthrax in Diyarbakir, Turkey].
 

Author(s): Nezire Mine Turhanoğlu, Fulya Bayındır Bilman, Safiye Kutlu Yürüker

Journal: Mikrobiyol Bul. 2013 Jul;47(3):538-43.

 

Anthrax which is a rare disease in developed countries, is still a serious public health problem in countries like Turkey where livestock is common. In this report, four cases of cutaneous anthrax detected in Kirkira village of Diyarbakir, Southeast Anatolia, Turkey, were presented. ...

Last Updated: 26 Aug 2013

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The terms "Cutaneous Anthrax" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A case of cutaneous anthrax.
 

Author(s): N Natori

Journal: Tohoku J. Exp. Med.. 1995 Jul;176(3):187-90.

 

A 63-year-old man developed black crusts on the parietal scalp that showed mixed infections of dermatophytes and Bacillus anthracis on culture. The lesions improved with bifonazole, griseofulvin and bacampicillin hydrochloride. Although cutaneous anthrax is now a very rare disease, ...

Last Updated: 22 Feb 1996

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