Definition of tularemic in US English:


(British tularaemic)


  • See tularemia

    • ‘Martha's Vineyard is the only place in the US to have witnessed two outbreaks of tularemic pneumonic disease.’
    • ‘Depending on the mode of transmission, the patient may have one of several tularemic syndromes, including the ulceroglandular, oculoglandular, oropharyngeal, glandular, typhoidal, or pneumonic syndromes.’
    • ‘This resulted in polyclonal activation of the immune system because the antibodies of these mice reacted with 6-12 compounds of the tularaemic antigen.’
    • ‘To be sure, take all recommended antibiotics for any tularemic infection, but don't neglect to add the vitamin C as previously discussed.’
    • ‘Although signs of consolidation are frequently present, reduced breath sounds and occasional rales may be the only physical findings in tularemic pneumonia.’