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Oregon man diagnosed with "black death" plague

(CBS News) Oregon health officials believe a man in a Bend hospital has been infected with the "black death" plague, a bacterial infection that affects the blood stream.

According to The Oregonian, the man became ill with the bubonic plague - the cause of the "black death" - after he was bitten on the hand by a stray cat while trying to get a mouse out of its mouth. As of Tuesday, he was listed in critical condition at St. Charles Medical Center-Bend, and his family was given preventative medication. He marks the fifth case discovered in Oregon since 1995.

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504763_162-57452519-10391704/oregon-man-diagnosed-with-black-death-plague/
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At least it wasn't another zombie.
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Trying to get a mouse out of a stray cats mouth?
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birddog wrote:Trying to get a mouse out of a stray cats mouth?


Seems legit.
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Griffimo wrote:At least it wasn't another zombie.

Give it a few days...
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jstr2112 wrote:
Griffimo wrote:At least it wasn't another zombie.

Give it a few days...


yeah he has to die first. Then this shyte will get real
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5XChamps wrote:
The BlueBeards wrote:Ahh, nothing to see here. Prolly deserved it anyway.



This Planet is long overdue a 'cleansing'.



Clearing out about 6.5 billion would solve a lot of issues.
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Usually about 10-15 cases of bubonic plague a year in the US.

In the United States, the last urban plague epidemic occurred in Los Angeles in 1924-25. Since then, human plague in the United States has occurred as mostly scattered cases in rural areas (an average of 10 to 15 persons each year). Globally, the World Health Organization reports 1,000 to 3,000 cases of plague every year.

http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dvbid/plague/
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1) just another reason to hate cats.


2) people who think the world needs a cleansing, good smoke a joint, get an ice cream sandwich, and cheer the Fuk up. Geez.
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jokerswild1130 wrote:Usually about 10-15 cases of bubonic plague a year in the US.

In the United States, the last urban plague epidemic occurred in Los Angeles in 1924-25. Since then, human plague in the United States has occurred as mostly scattered cases in rural areas (an average of 10 to 15 persons each year). Globally, the World Health Organization reports 1,000 to 3,000 cases of plague every year.

http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dvbid/plague/


cool, so it's normal. all the crazy stuff going on in the world... all normal! thanks joker. please keep supplying us with teh official gov stats... it helps us all to sleep better at night :thumbright:
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