Francisella infections

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Francisella infection, also known as tularemia, rabbit fever, deerfly fever, or lemming fever, is an acute zoonosis caused by Francisella tularensis. The disease is characterized by systemic symptoms and a localized cutaneous ulcer ....

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationxPharm
Subtitle of host publicationThe Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Number of pages7
ISBN (Print)9780080552323
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2007


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

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Iwen, P. C. (2007). Francisella infections. In xPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference (pp. 1-7). Elsevier Inc..