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EEDA Textbook References: Tularemia

Avashia SB, Petersen JM, Lindley CM, Schriefer ME, Gage KL, Cetron M, DeMarcus TA, Kim DK, Buck J, Montenieri JA, Lowell JL, Antolin MF, Kosoy MY, Carter LG, Chu MC, Hendricks KA, Dennis DT, Kool JL. First reported prairie dog-to-human tularemia transmission, Texas, 2002. Emerg Infect Dis. 2004;10(3):483-6.

Bartlett K. Deer and horse flies [online]. University of Rhode Island; 1999. Available at: Accessed 23 Sept 2009.

Biberstein EL, Holzworth J. Bacterial diseases. Tularemia. In: Holzworth J, editor. Diseases of the cat.  Philadelphia, PA: WB Saunders; 1987. p. 296.

Byington CL, Bender JM, Ampofo K, Pavia AT, Korgenski K, Daly J, Christenson JC, Adderson E. Tularemia with vesicular skin lesions may be mistaken for infection with herpes viruses. Clin Infect Dis. 2008;47(1):e4-6.

Capellan J, Fong IW. Tularemia from a cat bite: case report and review of feline-associated tularemia. Clin Infect Dis. 1993;16(4):472-5.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Tularemia associated with a hamster bite--Colorado, 2004. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2005;53(51):1202-3.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Tularemia. Prevention [online]. CDC; 2009 Feb. Available at: Accessed 23 Sept 2009.

Cleveland KO, Gelfand M. Tularemia [online]. eMedicine; 2009 Feb. Available at: Accessed 26 Sept 2009.

Collins FM.. Pasteurella, Yersinia, and Francisella. In: Baron S., editor. Medical microbiology. 4th ed. New York: Churchill Livingstone; 1996. Available at: Accessed 20 Nov 2002.

Feldman KA. Tularemia. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2003;222(6):725-30.

Foley JE., Nieto NC. Tularemia. Vet Microbiol. 2009 Aug 8. [Epub ahead of print]

Friedl A, Heinzer I, Fankhauser H. Tularemia after a dormouse bite in Switzerland. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2005;24(5):352-4.

Gliatto JM, Rae JF, McDonough PL, Dasbach JJ. Feline tularemia on Nantucket Island, Massachusetts. J Vet Diagn Invest. 1994;6(1):102-5.

Gurycova D. First isolation of Francisella tularensis subsp. tularensis in Europe. Eur. J. Epidemiol. 1998;14:797-802.

Hanke CA, Otten JE, Berner R, Serr A, Splettstoesser W, von Schnakenburg C. Ulceroglandular tularemia in a toddler in Germany after a mosquito bite. Eur J Pediatr. 2009;168(8):937-40.

Harkness JE, Wagner JE, editors.The biology and medicine of rabbits and rodents, 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Lea and Febiger; 1977. Tularemia; p. 179–80.

Kahn CM, Line S, editors. The Merck veterinary manual [online]. Whitehouse Station, NJ: Merck and Co; 2006. Tularemia. Available at: Accessed 12 Sept 2009.

Keim P, Johansson A, Wagner DM. Molecular epidemiology, evolution, and ecology of Francisella. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2007;1105:30-66.

Ketz-Riley CJ, Kennedy GA, Carpenter JW, Zeidner NS, Petersen JM. Tularemia type A in captive Bornean orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus pygmaeus). J Zoo Wildl Med. 2009;40(2):257-62.

Kortepeter M, Christopher G, Cieslak T, Culpepper R, Darling R, Pavlin J, Rowe J, McKee K, Eitzen E, editors. Medical management of biological casualties handbook [online]. 4th ed. United States Department of Defense; 2001. Tularemia. Available at:* Accessed 19 Nov 2002.

Magnarelli L, Levy S, Koski R. Detection of antibodies to Francisella tularensis in cats. Res Vet Sci. 2007;82(1):22-6.

Mätz-Rensing K, Floto A, Schrod A, Becker T, Finke EJ, Seibold E, Splettstoesser WD, Kaup FJ. Epizootic of tularemia in an outdoor housed group of cynomolgus monkeys (Macaca fascicularis).Vet Pathol. 2007;44(3):327-34.

Meinkoth KR, Morton RJ, Meinkoth JH. Naturally occurring tularemia in a dog.J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2004;225(4):545-7, 538.

Mörner T, Mattsson R. Tularemia in a rough-legged buzzard (Buteo lagopus) and a ural owl (Strix uralensis). J Wildl Dis. 1983;19(4):360-1.

O'Toole D, Williams ES, Woods LW, Mills K, Boerger-Fields A, Montgomery DL, Jaeger P, Edwards WH, Christensen D, Marlatt W. Tularemia in range sheep: an overlooked syndrome? J Vet Diagn Invest. 2008;20(4):508-13.

Padeshki PI, Ivanov IN, Popov B, Kantardjiev TV. The role of birds in dissemination of Francisella tularensis: first direct molecular evidence for bird-to-human transmission. Epidemiol Infect. 2009 Aug 10:1-4. [Epub ahead of print]

Pearson A..Tularaemia. In: Palmer SR, Soulsby EJL, Simpson DIH, editors. Zoonoses. . New York: Oxford University Press; 1998.p. 267–79.

Petersen JM, Schriefer ME.Tularemia: emergence/re-emergence.Vet Res. 2005;36(3):455-67.

Petersen JM, Schriefer ME, Carter LG, Zhou Y, Sealy T, Bawiec D, Yockey B, Urich S, Zeidner NS, Avashia S, Kool JL, Buck J, Lindley C, Celeda L, Monteneiri JA, Gage KL, Chu MC. Laboratory analysis of tularemia in wild-trapped, commercially traded prairie dogs, Texas, 2002. Emerg Infect Dis. 2004;10(3):419-25.

Public Health Agency of Canada. Material Safety Data Sheet –Francisella tularensis. Office of Laboratory Security; May 2001. Available at: Accessed 12 Sept 2009.

Rhyan JC, Gahagan T, Fales WH. Tularemia in a cat. J Vet Diagn Invest. 1990;2(3):239-41.

Shaw SE, Birtles RJ, Day MJ. Arthropod-transmitted infectious diseases of cats. J Feline Med Surg. 2001;3(4):193-209.

Sjöstedt A. Tularemia: history, epidemiology, pathogen physiology, and clinical manifestations. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2007;1105:1-29.

Tärnvik A, Chu MC. New approaches to diagnosis and therapy of tularemia. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2007;1105:378-404.

Tärnvik A, Priebe HS, Grunow R. Tularaemia in Europe: an epidemiological overview. Scand J Infect Dis. 2004;36(5):350-5.

Valentine BA, DeBey BM, Sonn RJ, Stauffer LR, Pielstick LG. Localized cutaneous infection with Francisella tularensis resembling ulceroglandular tularemia in a cat. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2004;16(1):83-5.

Willke A, Meric M, Grunow R, Sayan M, Finke EJ, Splettstösser W, Seibold E, Erdogan S, Ergonul O, Yumuk Z, Gedikoglu S. An outbreak of oropharyngeal tularaemia linked to natural spring water. J Med Microbiol. 2009;58(Pt 1):112-6.

World Organization for Animal Health [OIE] . Manual of diagnostic tests and vaccines for terrestrial animals [online]. Paris: OIE; 2008. Tularemia. Available at: Accessed 12 Sept 2009.

Yaqub S, Bjørnholt JV, Enger AE. [Tularemia from a cat bite] Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 2004;124(24):3197-8.

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