Cholera pp 1-36 | Cite as

History of Cholera

  • Dhiman Barua
Part of the Current Topics in Infectious Disease book series (CTID)

Abstract

What is cholera? How and where did it start? How did and does it spread? 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 vomiting.

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Large Outbreak Cholera Outbreak United Republic International Health Regulation Cholera Case 
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