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Ships were transported back from China which were carrying black rats (Infected Rats) and the fleas that lived on them sucked their blood and then sucked humans blood, therefore giving us the infected blood, therefore giving us the Bubonic Plague.

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What Bubonic plague caused an rapid spreading disease?

What Bubonic plague caused an rapid spreading disease

What is the difference between the bubonic plague and malaria?

Malaria is caused by mosquitoes and the bubonic plague is caused by rats and fleas.

What is the medical name of the Bubonic Plague?

Bubonic Plague is caused by the bacterium, Yersinia pestis.

Is the bubonic plague caused by parasites?

No. By fleas.

The bubonic plague is a disease caused by what insect?


What caused the Bubonic Plague in Europe?

Yersinia pestis

Is the Bubonic plague caused by a bacteria fungus or virus?

Bubonic plague is a zoonotic disease, circulating mainly among small rodents and their fleas,and is one of three types of infections caused by Yersinia pestis (formerly known as Pasteurella pestis), which belongs to the family EnterobacteriaceaeBubonic plague is caused by a bacteria.

The bubonic plague is a disease caused by the infestation of which insect?


The bubonic plague is a disease caused by the infestation of what insect?

The flea.

What was the of people who died in Europe during the plague?

The plague that swept through Europe and killed thousands was the bubonic plague. The bubonic plague caused severe illness and death and was transmitted to humans by rat fleas.

Was the peasant revolt caused by the bubonic plague?

The peasants revolted a couple hundred years after the plague.

What did people think caused the plague?

Many people believed that the bubonic plague was God's punishment.

What are the similarities between bubonic plague and pneumonic plague?

The bubonic plague and the pneumonic plague are caused by the same microorganism. They are different in the way they are contracted. The pneumonic plague is contracted from another person who has pneumonic plague. Pneumonic plague basically affects the lungs. The bubonic plague affects the lymph system. The lymph nodes become swollen and black because they die. The bubonic plague is contracted by fleas that carried the microorganism in their saliva when they bite.

Who can get the bubonic plague?

Anybody can catch the bubonic plague

What microorganism caused the bubonic plague?

A bacteria called Yersinia pestis

What disease is caused by bacteria found in deep soil?

Bubonic plague

What insect caused the spreading of the bubonic plague?

the fleas on rats in the cities

Is the plague a virus of fungi?

The Bubonic Plague is not caused by a virus but rather a enterobacteria known as Yersinia pestis.

How can you prevent bubonic plague?

To be cured from the bubonic plague you can use antibiodics. In the previous bubonic plagues when it was a plague there was no cure.

Is there a cure for the Bubonic plague?

no there is not. scientist are trying to find a cure for the Bubonic plague but with your help we can fight the Bubonic plague.

Can you prevent Bubonic Plague?

To be cured from the Bubonic Plague you can use antibiodics. In the previous bubonic plagues when it was a plague there was no cure.

Is bubonic plague caused by a virus?

no it is not. it is actually caused by infected fleas. that is how animals and humans developed it.

What were the symptons of bubonic plague?

The bubonic plague caused widespread death across Europe. Some symptoms were fever, cough, and black colored nodules that grew from the neck.

Why do we call the black plague the black plague?

the bubonic plague (black plague) caused boils, when the person was near death the boils turned black

When did the Bubonic Plague end?

The bubonic plague ended in 2012