Scotland Anthrax Outbreak

Scotland Anthrax Outbreak

There was an outbreak of anthrax in Scotland in 2009-10. With 119 cases and 14 deaths, the outbreak was linked to heroin use. Likely, a single batch of heroin came into contact with an infected animal or contaminated hide somewhere along the heroin smuggling route to Scotland.

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