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How do humans get anthrax?

Topics: HealthConditions & IllnessesAnthrax, Humans, Primates, Animals

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Barbara Junier

The mode of transmission depends on the type of anthrax. A person can breathe the anthrax spores into their lungs. It can be absorbed through a break in the skin. It can be intestinally transferred if contaminated meat is ingested. The amount necessary to cause severe illness varies depending on the method of transmission.

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