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Is smallpox prevalent in other countries?

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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Been eradicated in the world since 1972.

In brief: No

Been eradicated in the world since 1972.
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Dr. Diane Minich
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: NO

Considered a dead, eradicated disease with the last case in the wild in 1977.
The world health organization declared it eradicated in 1979.

In brief: NO

Considered a dead, eradicated disease with the last case in the wild in 1977.
The world health organization declared it eradicated in 1979.
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Smallpox

The WHO announced World-wide eradication of Smallpox on May 8 1980.
Smallpox has no animal reservoirs. So Smallpox would not return naturally.

In brief: Smallpox

The WHO announced World-wide eradication of Smallpox on May 8 1980.
Smallpox has no animal reservoirs. So Smallpox would not return naturally.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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