malignant pustule

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Synonyms for malignant pustule

a form of anthrax infection that begins as papule that becomes a vesicle and breaks with a discharge of toxins

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Making the diagnosis may be easier when a typical malignant pustule or extensive edema is present in a patient with a history of contact with animals (5, 8, 9).
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