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Disease Plague

Name Plague
Synonyms Black Death | Black Deaths | Black Plague | Black Plagues | Bubonic Plague | Death, Black | Deaths, Black | Meningeal Plague | Meningeal Plagues | Plague, Black | Plague, Bubonic | Plague, Meningeal | Plague, Pneumonic | Plague, Pulmonic | Plagues, Black | Plague, Septicemic | Plagues, Meningeal | Plagues, Pneumonic | Plagues, Pulmonic | Plagues, Septicemic | Pneumonic Plague | Pneumonic Plagues | Pulmonic Plague | Pulmonic Plagues | Septicemic Plague | Septicemic Plagues
Definition An acute infectious disease caused by YERSINIA PESTIS that affects humans, wild rodents, and their ectoparasites. This condition persists due to its firm entrenchment in sylvatic rodent-flea ecosystems throughout the world. Bubonic plague is the most common form.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis
MeSH® ID D010930
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DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Enterobacteriaceae Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Yersinia Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Plague

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