The English Sweating Sickness: Out of Sight, Out of Mind?

Paul Heyman, Christel Cochez, Mirsada Hukić
2018 Acta Medica Academica  
In spite of the fact that the English sweating sickness apparently has not caused casualties for a more than a century now, we suggest that -given the right circumstances- the possibility of re-emergence might still exist. The fact that up until today we have no indication concerning the causal pathogen of the English sweating sickness is certainly not re-assuring.
doi:10.5644/ama2006-124.221 pmid:29957978 fatcat:a42jwno4lfcstktgj6qqet4brq