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Poliomyelitis surveillance report number 9, May 10, 1955
  • Published Date:
    May 10, 1955
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  • Corporate Authors:
    Communicable Disease Center (U.S.). Poliomyelitis Surveillance Unit.
  • Series:
    Poliomyelitis surveillance report ; no. 9
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  • Description:
    Ten cases, 7 paralytic, and 3 non-paralytic, were accepted today. Of these the two new Texas cases (both non-paralytic) and the Mississippi case received Lilly Vaccine. The other 7 received Cutter Vaccine.

    A total of 62 cases have been accepted through 12:00 noon today (5-10-55). Type 1 polio virus has now been isolated from the stool in 6 of these cases. Suspects are now under investigation in California, Idaho, Ohio and Kansas. A breakdown of today's totals follows (Table l).

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