Reading 2 Bacteria 5 - Yersinia pestis

Microbe Name: 
Yersinia pestis
Structural Image: 
Microbe Type: 
Parent Accordion Part: 
III. Bacteria
Disease Caused: 
Bubonic Plague
Damage: 
Bacterial growth in the lymph nodes
Symptoms: 
Fever, headache, chills, weakness, and swollen, tender lymph glands
Mode of Transmission: 
Insect
Microbe Table Index: 
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