Frequently Asked Questions about Plague
This website offers answers to the following questions:
- What is plague?
- How do people become infected with plague?
- What are the different forms of plague?
- What is the basic transmission cycle of plague?
- Could one person get plague from another person?
- What is the incubation period for plague?
- How is plague diagnosed?
- How many cases of plague occur in the United States? Globally?
- What is the death rate of plague?
- How is plague treated?
- Is the disease seasonal in its occurrence?
- Where is plague most common in the United States?
- Who is at risk for getting plague in the United States?
- Is a vaccine available to prevent plague?
November 9, 2017