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Bubonic plague

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Bubonic Plague - Monsters Inside Me Ep6

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What is the plague?

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Girl survives bubonic plague in Colorado, USA

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Bubonic plague is one of three types of plague caused by bacterium Yersinia pestis. One to seven days after exposure to the bacteria, flu-like symptoms develop. These symptoms include fever, headaches, and vomiting. Swollen and painful lymph nodes occur in the area closest to where the bacteria entered the skin. Occasionally, the swollen lymph nodes may break open.