oa South African Medical Journal - A case of typhus fever contracted in the laboratory from a virus isolated from rats

Volume 12, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



*Received for publication, September 31, 1937. The signs and symptoms of a case of typhus due to a rat virus are descibed. The distinguishing features between this variety of typhus occuring in Southern Africa are discussed.

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