Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, November 7th, 2000
"Although nearly eradicated in the 1960s, the Aedes aegypti mosquitoes that carry the disease are now present in abundant numbers in the Americas and the Caribbean and are present year round in the southernmost areas of Texas," said Dr. Frank Cortez-Flores, of the Department of International Health, Loma Linda University School of Public Health, Loma Linda, California. "Mosquitoes are flying syringes, and...
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