TITLE

Mosquitoes are waiting around the world

PUB. DATE
March 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;3/30/92, Vol. 112 Issue 12, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces that a new strain of malaria that is resistant to all the usual drugs threatens to spread not only through tropical Southeast Asia but also across the globe, according to reports by the World Health Organization last week. The first of16,000 United Nations peace-keeping troops are entering the infected region; Fears by doctors; The disease can be transmitted by mosquitoes to humans; At risk are 360,000 Cambodian refugees; Only one cure is known; Short supply of drugs.
ACCESSION #
9203301810

 

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