Accession Number:

AD0757178

Title:

Infectious and Communicable Diseases Affecting Populations Introduced into Endemic Areas.

Descriptive Note:

Annual progress rept. no. 5, 1 Oct 71-30 Sep 72,

Corporate Author:

LOUISIANA STATE UNIV NEW ORLEANS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

Report Date:

1972-10-30

Pagination or Media Count:

90.0

Abstract:

The studies have a direct relationship to medical problems of military importance with particular reference to the tropics. The medical problems which are being studied include the etiologies of diarrheal diseases in the tropics, pathogenesis of amebic lesions, etiology of infectious hepatitis, biological control of Chagas disease vectors, reconnaissance for a possible Venezuelan equine encephalitis enzootic focus in the Mississippi river delta region, and taxonomy, distribution, and ecology of phlebotomine flies in Bolivia and of black flies in Costa Rica. Author Modified Abstract

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE