the epidemic form of bubonic plague experienced during the Middle Ages when it killed nearly half the people of western Europe
a serious (often fatal) disease of the immune system transmitted through blood products especially by sexual contact or contaminated needles
a severe and often fatal disease in humans and nonhuman primates (monkeys and chimpanzees) caused by the Ebola virus
Mad Cow Disease
a fatal disease of cattle that affects the central nervous system
inflammation of the liver caused by a virus or a toxin
an acute febrile highly contagious viral disease
A highly infectious disease that causes a high fever and puss-filled skin sores.
disease passed on by the bite of an infected animal (causing madness and death)
A disease that can cause crippling, paralysis, and death.
African Sleeping Sickness
caused by tryponosoma transmitted by the tsetse fly.Symptoms decrease activity, coma,death.. No treatment!
death of tissue associated with loss of blood supply
Flesh eating Bacteria
damage tissues of infected organisms by directly breaking them down for food
West Nile Virus
spread to humans by the bite of an infected mosquito
Respiratory disease caused by a coronavirus like a cold; infects lungs and possible death.
infectious disease characterized by inflammation of the meninges (the tissues that surround the brain or spinal cord) usually caused by a bacterial infection
a skin and nerve disease that causes open sores on the body and can lead to serious complications and death
an acute and serious infection of the central nervous system caused by bacterial infection of open wounds
infection transmitted by inhalation or ingestion of tubercle bacilli and manifested in fever and small lesions (usually in the lungs but in various other parts of the body in acute stages)
a disease of the respiratory mucous membrane
A deadly infectious disease caused by Bacillus Anthracisis. Humans contract the disease from infected animal hair, hides, or waste