pulmonary anthrax

(redirected from ragsorters disease)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.

pulmonary anthrax

[′pül·mə‚ner·ē ′an‚thraks]
(medicine)
A form of anthrax in humans caused by the inhalation of dust containing Bacillus anthracis spores.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.