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Published: 07 November 2013

416 Pages


ISBN: 9780199997909

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Tropical Diseases

A Practical Guide for Medical Practitioners and Students

Yann A. Meunier

  • A concise and practical guide to the clinical classification of tropical diseases
  • Many brief and typical clinical vignettes describing authentic cases
  • Over 60 maps depicting the location origins and modern distribution of tropical diseases
  • Offers treatment recommendations relevant to working conditions in resource-limited tropical areas
  • Focused on symptoms, treatment, and prevention
  • A classification scheme for parasitic diseases according to the final stage of parasite location in the human body
  • Therapeutic recommendations considering conditions in developing countries
  • Disease and symptoms indexes
  • Sorted alphabetically for easy reference

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