a waterborne tularemia outbreak.a waterborne tularemia outbreak is described. forty nine cases were identified in sansepolcro, a small medioeval town in the province of arezzo, tuscany, italy. all cases had laterocervical or sub-mandibular adenitis, and occurred within a period of three weeks during march and april 1982. the study showed association between cases and the consumption of water from an unchlorinated water system. francisella tularensis type 1 was isolated from wild hares captured in the area.19873582597
[tularemia: considerations on a new case in the monte amiata].one sporadic case of tularemia induced by direct contact with an infected hare is described. human epidemiological data of the last ten years in tuscany, emphasize that this infection, although at low incidence, shows the presence and persistence of francisella tularensis in the animals and the ensuing transmission to humans so that it continues to be responsible for significant morbididy in "at risk" territories. difficulties in the differential diagnosis, above all for glandular and pharyngeal ...199910432958
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