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Various diseases and medical conditions
- Mid to late 20th century
- Part of
- Hutchison, David (1920-2001)
- Archives and manuscripts
About this work
Reminiscences of incidence and treatment of 'tropical' diseases, both from his Second World War service in South-East Asia and from childhood and practice in Scotland: 'Ankylostoma, lice, bugs, fleas, mites, ticks, ants, cockroaches, mosquito, sandfly, midges, house flies, bluebottles; beri-beri, blackwater fever, cerebro-spinal ever (meningitis); cholera; cysticercosis (tape worms); dengue; diarrhoea; dysentery (amoebic & bacillary);filaria (Guinea worm, Loa loa); Heat stroke/exhaustion; prickly eat; hepatic abcesses; jaundice; Weil's disease leptospirosis); Leishmaniasis; Liver assassins; VD Lymphogranuloma; malaria'
Mid to late 20th century