Medical Definition of Kitasato's bacillus

1. The bacterial cause of the bubonic plague which in the year 541 (as the black death) and later in the middle ages decimated europe. The effects of the plague are described in the nursery rhyme we all fall down. It is transmitted to humans by the bite of fleas that have fed on infected animals, mostly rodents. Plague occurs in the u.s. It is treatable with antibiotics but, if not treated promptly, can promptly lead to death. (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kitasato's Bacillus

Kisenyi sheep disease virus
Kiseri
Kish
Kishar
Kishinev
Kishinyov
Kishoreganj District
Kisi
Kislev
Kissinger
Kissingerian
Kisumu
Kiswahili
Kit Carson
Kitakyushu
Kitasato's bacillus
Kitchener
Kitchener stitch
Kitler
Kitson
Kittitian
Kittitians
Kittsian
Kittsians
Kitty Litter
Kivu
Kiwi
Kiwiland
Kizilbash

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