Plague

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Plague

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Plague. One of our best selling designs, for a very serious pathogen. Yersinia pestis is credited with killing up to two-thirds of the population of major European cities during the 14th century pandemic. Plague, often referred to as the "Black Death," is a bacterial disease transmitted by fleas, from rats to humans.

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It survives yet today as a potential killer. Prevention centers on improved sanitary conditions and the eradication of rodent reservoirs.

A back-of-tie "Awareness Note" and a source citation are incorporated in the pattern design, which reads:

"PLAGUE is a bacterial disease transmitted by fleas from rats to humans. It killed nearly one quarter of the European population in the 14th century pandemic. Prevention centers on improved sanitary conditions and the eradication of rodent reservoirs."

"Original images provided by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, and other credentialed sources."

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