Bubonic Plague

Categories: Health & Hygiene

Bubonic Plague


Bubonic Plague smear demonstrating the presence of Yersinia pestis bacteria.

Bipolar staining of a plague smear prepared from lymph aspirated from an adenopathic lymph node, or bubo, of plague patient.

Source: CDC


Bubonic Plague:  Created on September 9th, 2007.  Last Modified on November 4th, 2009


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