Reading 2 Viruses 8 - Vaccinia

Microbe Name: 
Vaccinia
Structural Image: 
Microbe Type: 
Parent Accordion Part: 
IV. Viruses
Disease Caused: 
Smallpox
Damage: 
Epithelial cells lining respiratory tract and other organs including skin
Symptoms: 
High fever, fatigue, headache, backache, rash with flat red sores
Mode of Transmission: 
Direct contact with contaminated objects and people; airborne with infected droplets of saliva
Microbe Table Index: 
8