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Bubonic Plague: diagnose rare diseases early to reduce mortality risk

Posted by Mandy Tomlinson on Fri, Sep 07, 2012 @ 07:05 AM

Young girl contracts rare case of Bubonic Plague in Colorado. Early diagnosis is critical.

Sierra Jane Downing, age 7 is recovering from Bubonic plague which she contracted whilst on holiday in Colorado after burying a dead squirrel.

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Topics: Differential diagnosis, early diagnosis, bubonic plague, yersinia pestis, reduce mortality, Sierra Jane Downing

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