Three cases of imported Bancroftian filariasis in North Queensland

W. Melrose, J. Smith, S. Murray-Smith, K. Zischke, J. Covey

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An imported case of Bancroftian filariasis was diagnosed during malaria screening in a Papua New Guinean student attending school in Charters Towers. Testing of a further 480 samples from PNG students in North Queensland revealed a further two cases.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)12-13
Number of pages2
JournalAustralian Journal of Medical Science
Volume21
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2000
Externally publishedYes

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Melrose, W., Smith, J., Murray-Smith, S., Zischke, K., & Covey, J. (2000). Three cases of imported Bancroftian filariasis in North Queensland. Australian Journal of Medical Science, 21(3), 12-13.
Melrose, W. ; Smith, J. ; Murray-Smith, S. ; Zischke, K. ; Covey, J. / Three cases of imported Bancroftian filariasis in North Queensland. In: Australian Journal of Medical Science. 2000 ; Vol. 21, No. 3. pp. 12-13.
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Melrose, W, Smith, J, Murray-Smith, S, Zischke, K & Covey, J 2000, 'Three cases of imported Bancroftian filariasis in North Queensland' Australian Journal of Medical Science, vol. 21, no. 3, pp. 12-13.

Three cases of imported Bancroftian filariasis in North Queensland. / Melrose, W.; Smith, J.; Murray-Smith, S.; Zischke, K.; Covey, J.

In: Australian Journal of Medical Science, Vol. 21, No. 3, 01.01.2000, p. 12-13.

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