Examples from the Web for smallpox
In many places, it was custom to place huts outside the villages for smallpox victims.
For example, vaccinia immune globulin, or VIG, is stored and ready for the next person who becomes ill from smallpox vaccine.
In the 18th century, German immigrants coming to Pennsylvania boarded ships plagued with typhus, dysentery, smallpox, and scurvy.
Shoham adds without substantive evidence that “Syrian possession of the smallpox virus is likely.”
The only places the smallpox virus are known to exist today are storage facilities at the CDC and in Russia.
What were the chances of her having had smallpox in childhood?
In a parish near Glasgow, Eaglesham, eighty children are said to have died of smallpox in 1713.
It does more: in 90 per centum of cases it will prevent successful infection with smallpox.Essays In Pastoral Medicine|Austin Malley
There may be a contagion of hate as there is a contagion of smallpox; I do not know, but I hardly believe it.The Terror|Arthur Machen
As in other epidemics, it was not until its second year that the smallpox reached Norwich.