Quiz: Are You an Infectious Disease Expert?
Are You an Infectious Disease Expert?
By: Maria Trimarchi
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About This Quiz

From the devastating impact of plague and smallpox to today's Ebola and Zika pandemics, there's never a dull moment in the world of emerging and infectious disease. Test your knowledge of these historical and modern-day disease disasters.

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