no name asked in 社會與文化語言 · 1 decade ago

how to cure the bubonic

can somebody tell me how to cure the bubonis plague in English?

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  • Dana
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago
    Best Answer

    The bubonic plaque, also known as the Black Death, whiped out nearly one third of the population in Europe in the Middle Ages. Caused by the bacteria Yersinia pestis, this deadly disease is treated and can be cured with antibiotics such as streptomycin, gentamicin, chloramphenicol, or tetracycline. Like any other antibiotic treatment, the earlier the diagnosis and treatment, the more effective it is. Otherwise, it is fatal. One has to finish the treatment to the end to prevent the onset of the disease or a secondary infection caused by bacterial mutations.For more details, please see:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bubonic_plague (general info and instory)http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/00... (more clinical)http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/science/medici... search the term at google.com, you can find more than you need there!

    2006-04-06 10:44:40 補充:

    靠抗生素囉... 因為這是細菌感染. 可是不及早治療的話, 死亡機率很高.

    There is vaccination, but its effectiveness is still questionable. Public sanitation is important in prevetion of the disease, as it is caused by infected flea and rodent bites. The disease can also be transmitted from person to person.

  • ?
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    候選答案內容差不多時我都會投給先回答的那位,

    不過這裡的候選編號 001 只提到預防用藥的名稱,

    並沒沒提到提問者要求的 CURE...

  • 1 decade ago

    Bubonic Plague 淋巴腺鼠疫(急性傳染病)

    http://www.nps.gov/public_health/inter/info/factsh...

    ******* 有關預防部分 <Prevention>

    Plague will probably continue to exist in its many localized geographic areas in the southwest since attempts to eliminate wild rodent plague are impractical and futile. Therefore, primary preventive measures are directed toward reducing the threat of infection in humans in high risk areas through three techniques:

    Environmental management

    Public health education

    Preventive drug therapy

    Environmental Management

    Preventing epidemic plague requires the reducing or eliminating house rat populations in both urban and rural areas.

    ******* 有治療部分 Antibiotics may be taken in the event of exposure to the bites of wild rodent fleas during an outbreak or to the tissues or fluids of a plague-infected animal. Preventive therapy is also recommended in the event of close exposure to another person or to a pet animal with suspected plague pneumonia. For preventive drug therapy, the preferred antibiotics are the tetracyclines, chloramphenicol, or one of the effective sulfonamides.

  • 1 decade ago

    to see the doctor?

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