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Facts about tularemia:
- Only about 1 in 1,000,000 people in the US develop tularemia each year.
- Cases tend to occur in those who spend time outdoors, especially hunters.
- Tularemia is most common in the southwest and midwest US.
- Outdoorsmen are most commonly infected.
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PubMed Tularemia References
- Cronquist SD. Tularemia: the disease and the weapon. Dermatol Clin. 2004 Jul;22(3):313-20, vi-vii. 
- Ellis J, Oyston PC, Green M, Titball RW. Tularemia. Clin Microbiol Rev. 2002 Oct;15(4):631-46. 
- Jensen WA, Kirsch CM. Tularemia. Semin Respir Infect. 2003 Sep;18(3):146-58. 
- Wortmann G. Pulmonary manifestations of other agents: brucella, Q fever, tularemia and smallpox. Respir Care Clin N Am. 2004 Mar;10(1):99-109.