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.
- bubonic plague
Download this Concept:
RDF/XMLCreated 2006-01-19, last modified 2013-01-15
Closely Matching Concepts: