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D.C. Postal Worker Diagnosed with Inhaled Anthrax

HeadlineOct 22, 2001

In Washington, a District of Columbia postal worker this weekend was diagnosed as being gravely ill with inhaled anthrax, leading government officials to order testing for as many as 2,300 more mail employees. The worker is the ninth person to be diagnosed with anthrax, the third to have contracted inhalation, anthrax.

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