The Most Dangerous Diseases You Can Get on Earth

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22. Tuberculosis
> Mortality rate: 15.0%
> Type of pathogen: Bacteria

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22. Meningococcal meningitis
> Mortality rate: 15.0%
> Type of pathogen: Bacteria

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17. Smallpox
> Mortality rate: 30.0%
> Type of pathogen: Virus

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17. Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever
> Mortality rate: 30.0%
> Type of pathogen: Virus

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17. Eastern equine encephalitis
> Mortality rate: 30.0%
> Type of pathogen: Virus

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