Plague

Pest

Svensk definition

En akut infektion orsakad av Yersinia pestis som angriper människor, vilda gnagare och deras ektoparasiter. Smittan kvarstår genom sylvatiskt (skog, gnagare, loppor) ekosystem i hela världen. Böldpest är den vanligaste formen.

Engelsk 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.

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Engelska synonymer

Yersinia pestis Infection Infection, Yersinia pestis Infections, Yersinia pestis Yersinia pestis Infections Septicemic Plague Plague, Septicemic Plagues, Septicemic Septicemic Plagues Black Death Black Deaths Death, Black Deaths, Black Black Plague Black Plagues Plague, Black Plagues, Black Pneumonic Plague Plague, Pneumonic Plagues, Pneumonic Pneumonic Plagues Pulmonic Plague Plague, Pulmonic Plagues, Pulmonic Pulmonic Plagues Bubonic Plague Plague, Bubonic Meningeal Plague Meningeal Plagues Plague, Meningeal Plagues, Meningeal