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This infographic displays information about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of plague as well as providing an explanation of the history of the disease.

This fact sheet provides the following information about plague:

  • Key facts
  • Signs and symptoms
  • Where is it found
  • Diagnosing
  • Treatment
  • Prevention
  • Managing Outbreaks
  • Prevention and Control