By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews

Colorado state and local health officials report investigating a potential human plague death in the state.


The victim is a resident of La Plata County.

In this news report, I look at the situation with animal and human plague in Colorado.

In addition, I discuss transmission of plague and the three different forms.

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Plague confirmed in Colorado Springs domestic pet

New Mexico reports 1st plague case of year in Los Alamos County cat

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Plague in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: Nearly 300 cases in Ituri since August

Plague: Bubonic case reported in Khovd province, Mongolia

Colorado reports 2nd human plague case of 2020

Plague in California: 1st human case reported in 5 years

New Mexico reports 1st plague death of the year in Rio Arriba County

China: Plague death recorded in Baotou, Inner Mongolia