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  • SPECIES:
    • BEAVER
  • SYSTEM:
    • HEMATOPOIETIC
  • ORGAN:
    • SPLEEN
  • DIAGNOSIS:
    • MULTIFOCAL TO COALESCING NECROSISOF THE SPLENIC WHITE PULP
  • CAUSE:
    • FRANCISELLA TULARENSIS
  • CONTRIBUTOR:
    • WILLIAMS
  • INSTITUTION:
    • Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
  • GENPATH:
    • BACTERIA
  • COMMENTS:
    • Hot gram-negative organisms initially cause necrosis of the white pulp of the ileum, mesenteric lymph nodes, and spleen