oa South African Medical Journal - Housing and parasites : a comparison of slums with sub-economic housing
|Article Title||Housing and parasites : a comparison of slums with sub-economic housing|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Amoebiasis Research Unit, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research and Natal Provincial Administration, Durban|
|Publication Date||Oct 1953|
|Pages||879 - 880|
|Keyword(s)||Housing, Parasites, Slums and Sub-economic housing|
A slum, Cato Manor, and a municipal housing scheme, Chesterville, have been surveyed for intestinal parasites. The immediate effect of better conditions is not seen on the protozoal populations, but the metazoa are markedly affected.
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