Accession Number:

AD0676368

Title:

TO THE ETIOLOGY OF THE AUTUMNAL OUTBREAKS OF ENCEPHALITIS IN THE DVK OF USSR

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BIOLOGICAL LABS FREDERICK MD

Report Date:

1968-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

In September 1938-39, in certain regions of the Primorsk region of the DVK, there were registered sporadic cases of meningo-encephalitis, progressing with severe general toxic and brain symptoms and at least 50 lethal. This article establishes the nature of the agent of autumnal encephalitis and the probable role of the mosquito in the transmission of this disease.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE