Cutaneous anthrax involving the genital area


Kumandas S. , Kose M. , Gumus H. , Per H. , Saygin B.

ANNALS OF TROPICAL PAEDIATRICS, vol.27, no.4, pp.307-309, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1179/146532807x245715
  • Title of Journal : ANNALS OF TROPICAL PAEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.307-309

Abstract

A 5-year-old girl was admitted with a lesion of the labia majora which was found to be owing to anthrax. She had been licked on the hand by a sick cow (which subsequently died) 5 days prior to admission to a health clinic and 8 days before admission to hospital.