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The '''bloody flux''', also known as the '''"Pale Mare"''' in [[Meereen]], is a disease that spreads easily. Its symptoms are fever, intestinal hemorrhages, and diarrhea.  
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The '''bloody flux''', also known as the '''"Pale Mare"''' in [[Meereen]], is a disease that spreads easily and quickly. Its symptoms are fever, intestinal hemorrhages, and diarrhea.
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It has a very high mortality rate, having been described as killing three of each four men in armies.{{Ref|aDwD|30}}
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See also [[Medicine]].
 
See also [[Medicine]].
  
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The Bloody flux spreads through [[Meereen]] and the [[Yunkai]] army besieging it.{{Ref|aDwD|25}}{{Ref|aDwD|30}}{{Ref|aDwD|36}}{{Ref|aDwD|55}}{{Ref|aDwD|57}} The disease was brought over by a dying [[Astapor|Astapori]] rider atop a pale mare, which gave the plague its nickname.
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The Bloody Flux spreads through [[Astapor]]{{Ref|aDwD|25}} and comes from there with the refugees that seek protection in [[Meereen]].{{Ref|aDwD|30}} The disease ravages both Meereen and its siegers from [[Yunkai]] and [[New Ghis]].{{Ref|aDwD|36}}{{Ref|aDwD|55}}{{Ref|aDwD|57}} The first known case in Meereen was brought over by a dying [[Astapor|Astapori]] rider atop a pale mare, which gave the plague its nickname.{{Ref|aDwD|30}}
  
 
==References and Notes==
 
==References and Notes==

Revision as of 18:17, 4 January 2012

The bloody flux, also known as the "Pale Mare" in Meereen, is a disease that spreads easily and quickly. Its symptoms are fever, intestinal hemorrhages, and diarrhea.

It has a very high mortality rate, having been described as killing three of each four men in armies.[1]

See also Medicine.

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A Clash of Kings

After the Riot of King's Landing, the bloody flux was spreading through the pot shops of Pisswater Bend in King's Landing.[2]

A Dance with Dragons

The Bloody Flux spreads through Astapor[3] and comes from there with the refugees that seek protection in Meereen.[1] The disease ravages both Meereen and its siegers from Yunkai and New Ghis.[4][5][6] The first known case in Meereen was brought over by a dying Astapori rider atop a pale mare, which gave the plague its nickname.[1]

References and Notes