Adult cholera patient with "Washer Woman's Hand" sign. Due to severe dehydration, cholera manifests itself in decreased skin turgor, which produces the so-called "Washer Woman's Hand" sign. Plaugers were people infested with hideous diseases. The word may derive from the word Plague. Retrieved from "https://deathlands.fandom.com/wiki/Plaugers?oldid=8172" Categories: Diseases Phrases & Terminology Groups Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.