Other Names: Black Death, Bubonic Plague, Pneumonic Plague, Septicemic Plague, Pestis Minor
Plague is a zoonotic bacterial disease that causes significant mortality in wild rodents and rabbits and can cause life-threatening respiratory and systemic disease in humans.
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Spickler, Anna Rovid. "Title of Factsheet." "Date of Factsheet (Last Updated)." At cfsph.iastate.edu/diseaseinfo/factsheets/