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Chapter 5 - Botulism

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  23 July 2018

Rachel L. Chin
Affiliation:
University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine
Bradley W. Frazee
Affiliation:
University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine
Zlatan Coralic
Affiliation:
University of California, San Francisco
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Arnon, S. A., Schechter, R., Inglesby, T. V., et al. Botulinum toxin as a biological weapon: medical and public health management. Working Group on Civilian Biodefense. JAMA 2001; 285(8): 1059–70.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP). Botulism: current, comprehensive information on pathogenesis, microbiology, epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment, retrieved March 5, 2007, www.cidrap.umn.edu/infectious-disease-topics/botulism (accessed March 19, 2018).Google Scholar

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