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    Infectious Disease Control Unit
    Mail Code: 1960
    PO BOX 149347 - Austin, TX 78714-9347
    1100 West 49th Street, Suite T801
    Austin, TX 78714

    Phone: (512) 776-7676
    Fax: (512) 776-7616



Anthrax Anthrax
(Bacillus anthracis, Malignant pustule, Malignant edema, Woolsorter disease, Ragpicker disease)
ICD-9 022; ICD-10 A22


  Frequently asked questions about naturally-occurring Anthrax in Texas.

Fact Sheet     

  Information on the anthrax agent, reporting requirements, infection control and other important facts.


  Anthrax as a Bioterrorist Agent: How animals may be affected.


  Texas counties with Anthrax cases

Fact Sheet (PDF)     

  Basic Fact Sheet - Anthrax in Animals (PDF).


Last updated March 10, 2011