CALDERON HOWE; WINSTON R. MILLER
Glanders, primarily an equine disease, occurs naturally in two forms, namely acute or chronic systemic glanders, and cutaneous glanders. In the past, the disease in man has usually been contracted by direct or indirect contact with infected horses. During the past 30 years, however, due to constant testing of horses and eradication of infected animals, this disease entity has been rare in this country. The only case known by the writers to have occurred in the United States in recent years was described by Herold and Erikson1 in 1938. The disease occurs more frequently in Russia, the Balkans, and parts
CALDERON HOWE, WINSTON R. MILLER. HUMAN GLANDERS: REPORT OF SIX CASES(HUMAN GLANDERS: REPORT OF SIX CASES*). Ann Intern Med. 1947;26:93–115. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-26-1-93
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