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The presence of Bacillus anthracis in the circulating blood, usually resulting from previously developed anthrax of the skin or lungs.
Synonym(s): anthrax septicemia
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Surveillance objectives were to detect anthrax septicemia or meningitis more quickly, ensure around-the-clock laboratory reporting of potential bioterrorism events, and describe the epidemiology of GPR septicemia and meningitis in the absence of an intentional B.
The first system objective was earlier detection of anthrax septicemia and meningitis.