ABSTRACT

Smallpox: Clinical and Epidemiologic Features   [open pdf - 252KB]

Smallpox is rated among the most dangerous of all potential biological weapons, with farreaching ramifications. This paper discusses the potential for smallpox as a biological weapon, explains the distinction between smallpox and chicken pox, and also, and describes the risks and challenges associated with vaccination.

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1997
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Public Domain
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Centers for Disease Control: htt://www.cdc.gov/
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pdf
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application/pdf
Source:
Emerging Infectious Diseases (July-August 1999), v.5 no.4, p. 537-539
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