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* In ''Webcomic/{{SSDD}}'' the captain of the ''Latihan'' wears a microbial isolation suit modeled after [[http://www.poisonedminds.com/d/20180809.html a plague doctor's outfit]] for the intimidation value. It's even worse after he pumps the atmosphere full of [[http://www.poisonedminds.com/d/20180820.html hallucinogens]].



* The ''Wiki/SCPFoundation'' has [[http://www.scp-wiki.net/scp-049 SCP-049]]. [[{{Creepypasta}} This being the Foundation]], naturally he's a horrifying DeadlyDoctor. He also doesn't seem to be aware that he is one, and [[ObliviouslyEvil genuinely thinks that he's helping to treat the Plague]]. He actually isn't a man wearing plague doctor clothes but a humanoid entity which skin and face that are identitical to plague doctor's garb and mask.

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* The ''Wiki/SCPFoundation'' has [[http://www.scp-wiki.net/scp-049 SCP-049]]. [[{{Creepypasta}} This being the Foundation]], naturally he's a horrifying DeadlyDoctor. He also doesn't seem to be aware that he is one, and [[ObliviouslyEvil genuinely thinks that he's helping to treat the Plague]]. He actually isn't a man wearing plague doctor clothes but a humanoid entity which skin and face that are identitical identical to plague doctor's garb and mask.


* ''Series/FatherBrown'': In "The Alchemist's Secret", the eponymous alchemist is dressed this way in the flashback that open the episode. The main suspect later hallucinates a vision of the alchemist who - when he removes his cowl and mask - turns out to be himself. It is learning of the alchemist's garb that allows Father to deduce that secret is actually [[spoiler:a weaponized version of TheBlackDeath]].

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* ''Series/FatherBrown'': In "The Alchemist's Secret", the eponymous alchemist is dressed this way in the flashback that open the episode. The main suspect later hallucinates a vision of the alchemist who - when he removes his cowl and mask - turns out to be himself. It is learning of the alchemist's garb that allows Father to deduce that secret is actually [[spoiler:a weaponized version of TheBlackDeath]].
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* ''Series/TheLateShowWithStephenColbert'': After Donald Trump retweeted a parody account that replaced words in his sentences with the word "shark", Stephen declared the world had entered the dumbest time in recorded history, dethroning the period "when we thought a spooky bird mask could protect you from the Black Plague." Cue a plague doctor dancing triumphantly to party music.


* The Plague Doctor class from ''VideoGame/DarkestDungeon''. She ([[ViewerGenderConfusion despite common assumption]]) has some medical skill, but in combat is more often found lobbing plague and acid weapons about, and is implied to be in the party mostly {{for science}}; she wants to see what effects her concoctions have on the various monstrosities of the eponymous dungeons.

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* The Plague Doctor class from ''VideoGame/DarkestDungeon''. She ([[ViewerGenderConfusion despite common assumption]]) has some medical skill, but in combat is more often found lobbing plague and acid weapons about, and is implied to be in the party mostly {{for science}}; she wants to see what effects her concoctions have on the various monstrosities of the eponymous dungeons. Her backstory comic implies that she was thrown out of her university after experimenting on the corpse of her own professor, who died to an unspecified disease.


* [[PolishMedia Polish graphic novel]] "Żyjesz?" ("Alive?"), set on the island of Poveglia during plague days has group of erry plague doctors as the antagonist trying to capture a sick girl and a boy. [[RuleOfScary We never see them without their mask, have strongly played nightmarish presence]] and are usually seen preforming sinister looking or down right sadistic things (such as [[DepravedDentist pulling teeth from screaming, insane patients]] ) however since the entire story is silent and from the point of view of a sick girl trying to escape from the island and we only get glimpses of what the doctors are doing, [[NotEvilJustMisunderstood things might be devising]].

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* [[PolishMedia Polish graphic novel]] "Żyjesz?" ("Alive?"), set on the island of Poveglia during plague days has group of erry plague doctors as the antagonist trying to capture a sick girl and a boy. [[RuleOfScary We never see them without their mask, have strongly played nightmarish presence]] and are usually seen preforming sinister looking or down right sadistic things (such as [[DepravedDentist pulling teeth from screaming, insane patients]] ) however since the entire story is silent and from the point of view of a sick girl trying to escape from the island and we only get glimpses of what the doctors are doing, [[NotEvilJustMisunderstood things might be devising]].deceiving]].


* ''Manga/MyHeroAcademia'': Several members of the Shie Hassaikai, including their mysophobic leader, Overhaul, wear masks like that of a plague doctor.

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* ''Manga/MyHeroAcademia'': Several members of the Shie Hassaikai, including their mysophobic leader, Overhaul, wear masks like that of a plague doctor. Overhaul's Quirk, in addition to the ability to kill his targets with a single touch, allows him to heal the physical and mental diseases entirely, with the drawback of a moment of intense pain.


* ''Manga/MyHeroAcademia'': Several members of the Shie Hassaikai, including their mysophobic boss, Overhaul, wear masks like that of a plague doctor.

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* ''Manga/MyHeroAcademia'': Several members of the Shie Hassaikai, including their mysophobic boss, leader, Overhaul, wear masks like that of a plague doctor.


* In ''Manga/{{Berserk}}'', one member of Inquisitor Mozgus' QuirkyMinibossSquad wear such a suit. He is a torturer rather than a doctor -- he has to wear a suit due to a serious alergic reaction to sunlight.
* ''Manga/MyHeroAcademia'': The Haissakai is a {{Yakuza}} group that fashions themselves after these, which may stem from their boss [[AmbiguousDisorder possible OCD and mysophobia]]. Several of their members, including said boss, wear masks like that of a plague doctor.

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* In ''Manga/{{Berserk}}'', one member of Inquisitor Mozgus' QuirkyMinibossSquad wear such a suit. He is a torturer rather than a doctor -- he has to wear a suit due to a serious alergic allergic reaction to sunlight.
* ''Manga/MyHeroAcademia'': The Haissakai is a {{Yakuza}} group that fashions themselves after these, which may stem from their boss [[AmbiguousDisorder possible OCD and mysophobia]]. Several members of their members, the Shie Hassaikai, including said their mysophobic boss, Overhaul, wear masks like that of a plague doctor.



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* It's hard to see and not visible in the inventory, but the Sage's Big Hat item in ''VideoGame/DarkSoulsIII'' has a mask that's clearly inspired by this under its gigantic brim - although given that the Crystal Sages are focused on magic damage rather than poison or the like, it's not entirely clear why.


* The ''Wiki/SCPFoundation'' has [[http://www.scp-wiki.net/scp-049 SCP-049]]. [[{{Creepypasta}} This being the Foundation]], naturally he's a horrifying DeadlyDoctor. He also doesn't seem to be aware that he's a Deadly Doctor, and [[ObliviouslyEvil genuinely thinks that he's helping to treat the Plague]]. He actually isn't a man wearing plague doctor clothes but a humanoid entity which skin and face are identitical to plague doctor's garb and mask.

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* The ''Wiki/SCPFoundation'' has [[http://www.scp-wiki.net/scp-049 SCP-049]]. [[{{Creepypasta}} This being the Foundation]], naturally he's a horrifying DeadlyDoctor. He also doesn't seem to be aware that he's a Deadly Doctor, he is one, and [[ObliviouslyEvil genuinely thinks that he's helping to treat the Plague]]. He actually isn't a man wearing plague doctor clothes but a humanoid entity which skin and face that are identitical to plague doctor's garb and mask.


* In ''VideoGame/DragonProject'', Hell Makavrios is an AntiMagic bird-man with a plague doctor appearance and motif who serves as the [[ShockAndAwe Thunder]] [[UtilityWeapon Heat Bow]] Behemoth. Even his armor set is designed after plague doctors, and his set's name is Bubonia, [[MeaningfulName which is another name for the Black Plague.]]

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* In ''VideoGame/DragonProject'', Hell Makavrios is an AntiMagic bird-man with a plague doctor appearance and motif who serves as the [[ShockAndAwe Thunder]] [[UtilityWeapon Heat Bow]] Behemoth. Even his armor set is designed after plague doctors, and his set's name is Bubonia, [[MeaningfulName which is another name for named after the Black Plague.]]


* In''VideoGame/DragonProject'', Hell Makavrios is an AntiMagic bird-man with a plague doctor appearance and motif who serves as the [[ShockAndAwe Thunder]] [[UtilityWeapon Heat Bow]] Behemoth. Even his armor set is designed after plague doctors, and his set's name is Bubonia, [[MeaningfulName which is another name for the Black Plague.]]

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* In''VideoGame/DragonProject'', In ''VideoGame/DragonProject'', Hell Makavrios is an AntiMagic bird-man with a plague doctor appearance and motif who serves as the [[ShockAndAwe Thunder]] [[UtilityWeapon Heat Bow]] Behemoth. Even his armor set is designed after plague doctors, and his set's name is Bubonia, [[MeaningfulName which is another name for the Black Plague.]]


* In''VideoGame/DragonProject'', Hell Makavrios is a [[AntiMagic]] bird-man with a plague doctor appearance and motif who serves as the [[ShockAndAwe Thunder]] [[UtilityWeapon Heat Bow]] Behemoth. Even his armor set is designed after plague doctors, and his set's name is Bubonia, [[MeaningulName which is another name for the Black Plague.]]

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* In''VideoGame/DragonProject'', Hell Makavrios is a [[AntiMagic]] an AntiMagic bird-man with a plague doctor appearance and motif who serves as the [[ShockAndAwe Thunder]] [[UtilityWeapon Heat Bow]] Behemoth. Even his armor set is designed after plague doctors, and his set's name is Bubonia, [[MeaningulName [[MeaningfulName which is another name for the Black Plague.]]



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* In''VideoGame/DragonProject'', Hell Makavrios is a [[AntiMagic]] bird-man with a plague doctor appearance and motif who serves as the [[ShockAndAwe Thunder]] [[UtilityWeapon Heat Bow]] Behemoth. Even his armor set is designed after plague doctors, and his set's name is Bubonia, [[MeaningulName which is another name for the Black Plague.]]


* In the manga reboot of ''Manga/RurouniKenshin'', Kenshin meets and befriends a doctor who wears this mask. However, the real reason for the mask is because the doctor is really a woman; she knew that many of the close-minded citizens would not believe in or listen to a female doctor. At the end of that adventure, Kenshin encourages her to reveal her face to the town. She is extremely beautiful, and soon all the guys are scrambling to be ''treated'' by her.

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* In the manga reboot of ''Manga/RurouniKenshin'', ''Manga/RurouniKenshin: Restoration'', Kenshin meets and befriends a doctor who wears this mask. However, the real reason for the mask is because the doctor is really a woman; she knew that many of the close-minded citizens would not believe in or listen to a female doctor. At the end of that their adventure, Kenshin encourages her to reveal her face to the town. She is extremely beautiful, and soon all the guys are scrambling to be ''treated'' by her.



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* In ''VisualNovel/HavenfallIsForLovers'', Frankenstein wears the full getup, which he very likely adopted back when such suits were in common use given that he's several centuries old by the time of the visual novel.

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