Accession Number : AD0748427

Title :   Epidemiology and Transmission of Human Filariasis of Inland Korea in the Absence of Known Mosquito Vector.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. no. 2, 1 May 71-30 Apr 72,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL INST OF HEALTH SEOUL (REPUBLIC OF KOREA) DIV OF PARASITOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Kim,Dong Chan

Report Date : JUL 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 45

Abstract : As a part of the studies of epidemiology and transmission of human filariasis of inland Korea in the absence of known mosquito vector, the present investigation was conducted to elucidate the condition, pattern, and transmission of the human filariasis which is endemic in inland Korea. This report presents the results of the first year of an investigation conducted in the Yongju area of Kyungsangbuk-do. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FILARIAE, SOUTH KOREA), (*PARASITIC DISEASES, FILARIAE), EPIDEMIOLOGY, CULICIDAE, DISEASE VECTORS, PARASITES

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE