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Substance Name: Plague
ID: D010930000


  • 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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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Plague

MeSH Heading

  • Plague


  • Bubonic Plague
  • Meningeal Plague
  • Pneumonic Plague
  • Pulmonic Plague

Registry Number

  • D010930000