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The origin, history, cause, prevention and cure of cholera

with an account of its progress and ravages through the world

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Published by G. Munro & co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cholera

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC126 .O69
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p.l., [9]-86 p.
    Number of Pages86
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25336813M
    LC Control Number07030755

    by Julian Winston From its earliest days, homeopathy has been able to treat epidemic diseases with a substantial rate of success, when compared to conventional treatments. It was these successes that placed the practice of homeopathy so firmly in the consciousness of people world-wide.   Cholera infantum was given as the primary cause of death in children under age five in 19th century Illinois [2]. Physicians specifically associated it with the ages of teething and finger foods. Even given its non-specific definition, it was still probably over diagnosed due .

      Anthrax is thought to have originated in Egypt and Mesopotamia. Many scholars think that in Moses’ time, during the 10 plagues of Egypt, anthrax may have caused what was known as the fifth plague, described as a sickness affecting horses, cattle, sheep, camels and oxen.   wikiHow is a “wiki,” similar to Wikipedia, which means that many of our articles are co-written by multiple authors. To create this article, 14 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. This article has also been vie times. Vibrio Cholerae is the bacterium that causes Cholera and kills about 1% of its victims%(49).

      Cholera Prevention In January , epidemic cholera appeared in South America and quickly spread to several countries. A few cases have occurred in the United States among persons who traveled to South America or ate contaminated food brought back by travelers. Cholera is an acute diarrheal infection caused by the ingestion of food or water contaminated with the bacterium Vibrio cholerae. The causative agent of this disease was originally described by.


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The origin, history, cause, prevention and cure of cholera Download PDF EPUB FB2

Bycholera had spread to Thailand, Indonesia (killingpeople on the island of Java alone) and the Philippines. From Thailand and. Causes of the Origin of Malignant Cholera ib.

Causes of the Spread of Cholera 13 Proximate Cause or Nature of Cholera ib. 4.— Symptoms and Course of the Disease 14 5. — Treatment until Medical Aid is Procured ib. Prevention of Cholera ib. Proper Location of Houses Condition — 15 of Houses Drainage and Water-Supply \u ib.

Book/Printed Material A treatise on epidemic cholera; including an historical account of its origin and progress, to the present period. Comp. from the most authentic sources. Book/Printed Material Asiatic cholera: its genesis, etiological factors, clinical history, pathology and treatment.

The origin, history, cause, prevention and cure of cholera, with an account of its progress and ravages through the world, (New York, G.

Munro & co., [c]) (page images at HathiTrust) A treatise on the origin, nature, prevention, and cause of Asiatic cholera. cholera: its cause, history preventio, and curen. a lecture delivered under the auspices of the young history christian association, at geological The origin.

Continued Cholera Treatment and Prevention. There is a vaccine for cholera. Both the CDC and the World Health Organization have specific guidelines for who should be given this vaccine.

Cholera has likely been affecting humans for many centuries. Reports of cholera-like disease have been found in India as early as AD. Cholera is a term derived from Greek khole (illness from bile) and later in the 14th century to colere (French) and choler (English).

In the 17th century, cholera was a term used to describe a severe gastrointestinal disorder involving diarrhea and vomiting. The cholera; its history, course and treatment; opinions of over forty celebrated physicians of Europe and America on the cause, prevention and cure of Asiatic cholera by Ransom P.

Smith Call Number: Special Collections, Crerar Rare Books RCS55 Author: Andrea Twiss-Brooks. Pacini found the bacterial cause after the a bad outbreak of the disease in Italy that year.

Yet, his work went completely unnoticed for a considerable time after his death. For the next “first time” in the s, cholera bacteria were found by famed scientist and physician Robert Koch.

Origin of Smallpox. The origin of smallpox is unknown. Smallpox is thought to date back to the Egyptian Empire around the 3 rd century BCE (Before Common Era), based on a smallpox-like rash found on three mummies. The earliest written description of a disease that clearly resembles smallpox appeared in China in the 4 th century CE (Common Era).

Early written descriptions also. Cholera: the biography is part of the Oxford series, Biographies of Diseases, edited by William and Helen Bynum.

In each individual volume an expert historian or clinician tells the story of a particular disease or condition throughout history - not only in terms of growing medical understanding of its nature and cure, but also shifting social Cited by: Most cholera infections don't cause symptoms — but in severe cases, this diarrheal illness can cause rapid fluid loss that may be deadly.

Cholera is an acute (sudden, short-term) diarrheal. Seventh cholera pandemic: Cholera is first reported in Cameroon in In the period between and43, cholera cases are reported: 1, are fatal (mean annual case fatality ratio of %), with an attack rate of reported cases perinhabitants per year.

»Home» cholera in london» origins of cholera Origins of Cholera. Every year million people around the world are infected with cholera and, people die from the infectious disease, according to estimates by the World Health Organization (WHO).

The disease, however, is of ancient origins, having existed in some form since the times of Lord Buddha and Hippocrates, if not. Title(s): The origin, history, cause, prevention and cure of cholera: with an account of its progress and ravages through the world, and the latest and most successful treatment: endorsed and approved by the medical faculty.

The Cause and Cure of Asiatic or Malignant Cholera, ISBNISBNLike New Used, Free shipping in the US Seller Rating: % positive. There is a lack of agreement about the early history of cholera. Confusion arose because it was difficult to define cholera precisely (which has a broad clinical spectrum) and to distinguish it from many other diseases associated with diarrhea and by: Cholera is a serious bacterial disease that usually causes severe diarrhea and dehydration.

The disease is typically spread through contaminated water. In severe cases, immediate treatment is. Cholera, its nature, symptoms, history, cause and prevention [electronic resource]: with an outline review of the germ theory of disease one of the Sommerville course of lectures (extended) provided for by the Natural History Society of Montreal, delivered on April 9, / (Montreal: R.

Miller, Son, ), by J. McConnell and Natural. Cholera, an acute infection of the small intestine caused by the bacterium Vibrio cholerae and characterized by extreme diarrhea with rapid and severe depletion of body fluids and salts. In the past two centuries, seven pandemics of cholera have carried the disease to countries around the world.Cholera is an acute, diarrhoeal illness caused by the bacterium Vibrio cholerae The infection is often mild or without symptoms, but sometimes it can be severe Washing hands with soap and water is the basis of health Cholera: transmission, symptoms and treatment Mode of transmission Symptoms Treatment A person may get cholera by drinking water File Size: 2MB.

The Spanish flu pandemic ofthe deadliest in history, infected an estimated million people worldwide—about one-third of the planet’s population—and killed an .