W A N T E D

Botulism

Botulism

Clostridium botulinum
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Attacks

· Body systems it attacks (Nervous, Muscle, respiratory, circulatory. etc.)

· Different types of infections – is there more than one type?

· How is it transmitted (Air water droplets, contact ingestion, blood. etc.)

Victims

Who is most at risk?
What types of workers have been exposed (carpenters, soldiers, medical)?

Crime

Injury to victim (symptoms) (ex Fever, swelling, pain, loss of consciousness, etc. )
Damage to the body (ex. Tissue damage, loss of body parts, death, etc.)

Hideout

Where it can be found –where would a person come in contact with the bacteria

Weapons

Ways to defend yourself from contracting this disease
Prevention (ex. Immunization, hand washing, etc.)
Treatments (ex. Antibiotics, surgery, etc.)