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There were several typhus epidemics in many concentration camps.

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Q: What diseases were in the concentration camps?
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What were the main diseases that were in concentration camps?

the most common diseases in concentration camps were Typhus, Scabies, and Dysentary

Was Hitler in the concentration camp?

No, Hitler never went into the Concentration Camps because, he could have caught diseases like Typhus which were common in Concentration Camps.

How many Jews died of diseases in concentration camps?

In concentration camps that were not officially extermination camps, disease was the primary cause of death. However, the exact numbers are unknown.

How did the Jews contract diseases in concentration camps?

the conditions and the mal nutrition

How long did they survive with the diseases in a concentration camp?

not many people with diseases in the camps survived for very long.

What Infectious Diseases were there during the Holocaust?

In the concentration camps, Dysentery and Typhus were very common.

How many Jews died on trains to concentration camps?

More Jews would die in the train by diseases, starvation, dehydration, cold, heat, etc. then in the actual concentration camps.

What did the Nazis use to kill the Jews?

They sometimes gassed them after the concentration camps. If they tried to escape they would be shot. A lot of them died of diseases because of the awful hygiene in the concentration camps.

What were Holocaust concentration?

There were concentration camps in the Holocaust. The concentration camps were basically work/death camps.

What kind of diseases where spreading in the concentration camps?

Dysentery, and Typhus were two huge diseases in the camps. Typhus was also the reason they shaved the hair off the prisoners, to stop Typhus from spreading to others.

Are there still concentration camps?

No there are no more Concentration camps

What were the 2 main types of Concentration Camps during the Holocaust?

The main types of Concentration Camps were Concentration Camps and Extermination Camps.

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