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Poliomyelitis surveillance report number 16, May 18, 1955
  • Published Date:
    May 18, 1955
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Filetype[PDF - 1.75 MB]

  • Corporate Authors:
    Communicable Disease Center (U.S.). Poliomyelitis Surveillance Unit.
  • Series:
    Poliomyelitis surveillance report ; no. 16
  • Document Type:
  • Description:
    No new cases were accepted today. At present 5 Wyeth associated cases have been accepted, three of which show a correlation between site of inoculation and first paralysis. There are Wyeth associated suspects under investigation in Delaware and Pennsylvania.

    Vaccinated cases total 77 at 12:00 noon 5/18/55. Cases are now under investigation in California, Idaho, Kansas, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Illinois and Nebraska.

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