The Recent Cholera Outbreak in the South African Gold Mining Industry. A Preliminary Report

S Afr Med J. 1974 Dec 14;48(61):2557-60.

MeSH terms

  • Carrier State / microbiology
  • Cholera / drug therapy
  • Cholera / epidemiology*
  • Cholera / microbiology
  • Cholera / prevention & control
  • Cholera / transmission
  • Disease Outbreaks / epidemiology*
  • Disease Outbreaks / prevention & control
  • Doxycycline / therapeutic use
  • Feces
  • Gold
  • Humans
  • Mining*
  • Occupational Medicine*
  • Rectum / microbiology
  • Sewage
  • South Africa
  • Vibrio cholerae / isolation & purification
  • Water Pollution

Substances

  • Sewage
  • Gold
  • Doxycycline