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What were the greatest epidemics on earth?
4 doctors weighed in

Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Pandemic
The world's worst Pandemics were: The Antonine Plague 165 to 180, The Plague of Justinian 541, The Black Death (Plague) 1347 to 1351, 1830 - 1851 Cholera Pandemic, 1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic, 1957 Asian Flu Pandemic, HIV/AIDS,

In brief: Pandemic
The world's worst Pandemics were: The Antonine Plague 165 to 180, The Plague of Justinian 541, The Black Death (Plague) 1347 to 1351, 1830 - 1851 Cholera Pandemic, 1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic, 1957 Asian Flu Pandemic, HIV/AIDS,
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Probably many
Two that come to mind are the great plaque in medieval europe which killed 100's of thousands and the flu epidemic of 1918 which did in 1-2 million.
There are others of greater or lesser extent, and many seasonal diseases which continue as well as disease like malaria which is not an epidemic but kills tens of thousands steadily in modern times.

In brief: Probably many
Two that come to mind are the great plaque in medieval europe which killed 100's of thousands and the flu epidemic of 1918 which did in 1-2 million.
There are others of greater or lesser extent, and many seasonal diseases which continue as well as disease like malaria which is not an epidemic but kills tens of thousands steadily in modern times.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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