Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Rabbit Fever Types

There are five types of tularemia:

  • Ulceroglandular tularemia::
  • Glandular tularemia::
    • Causes inflammation of the lymph glands
  • Oculoglandular tularemia::
    • Causes inflammation of the eyes and lymph nodes
  • Oropharyngeal tularemia::
    • Causes inflammation of the throat and tonsils
  • Typhoidal tularemia::
    • Causes a severe infection that results in sepsis

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Last Updated: Oct 4, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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