DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for inhalation anthrax

Inhalation anthrax [DOID:0050160]

An anthrax disease that results_in infection located_in lung lymph nodes brought on by breathing in the spores of the bacteria Bacillus anthracis. The first symptoms of inhalation anthrax are like cold or flu symptoms and can include a sore throat, mild fever and muscle aches. Later symptoms include cough, chest discomfort, shortness of breath, tiredness and muscle aches.

Synonyms:  inhalation anthrax,  DOID:0050160,  pulmonary anthrax,  respiratory anthrax,  wool-sorters' disease ...