Accession Number : AD0670370

Title :   A NATURAL FOCUS OF TICK-BORNE HEMORRHAGIC FEVER IN ASTRAKHAN OBLAST,

Corporate Author : NAVAL MEDICAL RESEARCH UNIT NO 3 CAIRO (EGYPT) DEPT OF MEDICAL ZOOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Chun-sun,F. ; Gensis,D. E.

Report Date : 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : On 17 May 1964, reports were received about an unknown illness which occurred among medical workers of the Chilii regional hospital. On the bases of clinico-epidemiologic data, a diagnosis of viral hemorrhagic fever (Central Asiatic form) was established. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*VIRUS DISEASES, EPIDEMIOLOGY), FEVERS, HEMORRHAGE, ETIOLOGY, DIAGNOSIS(MEDICINE), TICKS, DISEASE VECTORS, INFECTIOUS DISEASES, USSR

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE