Korean Hemorrhagic Fever.
Annual rept. no. 2 10 Dec 70-9 Dec 71,
SEOUL NATIONAL UNIV (REPUBLIC OF KOREA) COLL OF MEDICINE
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Korean hemorrhagic fever KHF occurred for the first time in Korea, 1951, although it had previously been known to both the Japanese and Russians. After Korean war, the disease has been fixed in the areas of DMZ as an endemic one, and from 100 to 400 cases have been being reportee every year. The aims of this project are 1 epidemiologic investigation of the disease in the civilian endemic areas 2 to isolate the causative agent of KHF 3 to demonstrate the etiologic agent and antibodies of KHF by fluorescent antibody technic. The number of patients and the areas of KHF in 1971 were studied extensively. Author
- Medicine and Medical Research