Accession Number : AD0663207

Title :   SCHISTOSOMATOSIS (BILHARZIOSIS) IN MILITARY PATHOLOGY,

Corporate Author : NAVAL MEDICAL SCHOOL BETHESDA MD TRANSLATION SERVICE

Personal Author(s) : Pekshev,A. P.

Report Date : 14 NOV 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The following practical applications of prophylaxis and liquidation of schistosomatosis are suggested: (1) Destruction of adult forms of the Schistosomae; (2) Elimination of the mollusks - the intermediate hosts of the schistosomae; (3) The community welfare (welfare of the populated points, central water supply, canalization and sanitation of the sewages); (4) The elimination of contact with infected water; and (5) The continued, persistent, planned sanitary and educational propaganda. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SCHISTOSOMA, DISEASES), PATHOLOGY, LIFE CYCLES, MILITARY MEDICINE, HYGIENE, CHEMOTHERAPY, SANITARY ENGINEERING, PUBLIC HEALTH, USSR

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE