1887

oa South African Medical Journal - The response to antisyphilitic treatment in the Bantu

 

Abstract

Mention is made of 156 Natives treated on Van Dyk Mine during three years, 39 of which were Wassermann-tested over periods ranging from 4 to 15 months. These are illustrated on the accompanying table. Some observations of mine medical officers on Bantu syphilis are shortly summarised. A report on the cases treated on Van Dyk Mine is included. Comment is made on the ready response of the Bantu to antisyphilitic treatment.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/m_samj/19/20/AJA20785135_21051
1921-10-01
2016-12-04
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error