oa South African Medical Journal - The clinical presentation of poliomyelitis in the young Bantu child

Volume 32, Issue 11
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



In the largest epidemic of poliomyelitis yet seen in the Johannesburg Bantu, which occurred in 1956, 169 cases of acute anterior poliomyelitis were seen in the Paediatric Unit, Baragwanath Hospital, Johannesburg, in the first half of the year.

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