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"Pneumonic plague"




  1. photo Deadly <b>plague</b> spreading in ColoradoDeadly plague spreading in ColoradoNews
    , one of the deadliest forms of the plague hospitalized a man and took out his dog. Colorado health officials believe the life-threatening disease, pneumonic plague, was likely transmittedRead more
  2. photo Chinese government quarantines entire city in fear of <b>plague</b> outbreakChinese government quarantines entire city in fear of plague outbreakNews
    into pneumonic plague, which is contagious. Because of this, officials are taking dramatic precautions to prevent uncontrolled spread."The city has enough rice, flour and oil to supply all its residents for upRead more
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    , Malandrinum, Sarsparilla, Thuja, BaptisiaPlague Symptoms: Bubonic plague produces large, pus-filled lumps on skin over lymph nodes. Pneumonic plague attacks the lungs causing breathing difficulties, pneumoniaRead more
  4. photo One third to die by <b>plague</b> or famine; one third will fall by the sword; one third to be scattered to every windOne third to die by plague or famine; one third will fall by the sword; one third to be scattered to every windNews
    of the deadliest form of the disease was reported in the state in a decade. The man initially reported with pneumonic plague on July 11 is hospitalized. Two of the new cases also had pneumonic plague, whileRead more

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Pneumonic plague

Disease

Pneumonic plague, a severe type of lung infection, is one of three main forms of plague, all of which are caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis. It is more virulent and rare than bubonic plague. The difference between the versions of plague is simply the location of the infection in the body; the bubonic plague is an infection of the lymphatic system, the pneumonic plague is an infection of...More