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Smallpox

Other Names: Variola major, Variola minor
Smallpox is a viral skin disease in humans.

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  • Variola major
  • Variola minor

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Spickler, Anna Rovid. "Title of Factsheet." "Date of Factsheet (Last Updated)."
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