2 doctors weighed in:

Where does yersinia pestis infect the most in the body?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Ein
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
1 doctor agrees

In brief: See below

Yersinia pestis the cause of plague has 2 main forms.
Bubonic plague causes regional lymph node swelling usually in the groin, axilla or neck. Pneumonic plague affects the lungs.

In brief: See below

Yersinia pestis the cause of plague has 2 main forms.
Bubonic plague causes regional lymph node swelling usually in the groin, axilla or neck. Pneumonic plague affects the lungs.
Dr. Michael Ein
Dr. Michael Ein
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Jack Hinkle
Board Certified,
384K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors