oa South African Medical Journal - The incidence of diseases of the ear, nose and throat : a survey of a remote native reserve

Volume 25, Issue 39
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



An account of a pilot survey of a remote Native reserve to ascertain the incidence of diseases of the ears, nose and throat is given. Analysis of the statistics show a very high incidence of chronic discharging ears. The nutritional state of the people is poor and there is a great general scarcity of water. Recommendations are made for improving the conditions of the people. Tables of figures are attached.

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