via Black Death fears as girl, 9, dies of unknown disease in Africa | Daily Star

The girl dropped dead with the symptoms of an extremely contagious viral disease than can kill up to 40% of all infected.

She had contracted the bizarre new disease with similarities to the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever.

This disease — usually spread by tick bites or contact with infected livestock — can cause muscle pains, headaches, vomiting, diarrhoea and bleeding.

via Black Death fears as girl, 9, dies of unknown disease in Africa | Daily Star

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