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A preliminary report of an outbreak of kala-azar in a battalion of Kings African Rifles

, : A preliminary report of an outbreak of kala-azar in a battalion of Kings African Rifles. Trans Roy Soc Trop Med And Hyg: 25-34

Case-histories of an outbreak of kala-azar among native troops stationed in low marshy river bottoms in Northern Kenya showed that the incubation period is approx. 2 months, and pointed to a sand-fly (Phlebotomus sp.?) as the possible vector.


DOI: 10.1016/s0035-9203(42)90053-1

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