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Fatal diarrhoeal disease in Australian Aboriginal children

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Fatal diarrhoeal disease in Australian Aboriginal children
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Fatal diarrhoeal disease in Australian Aboriginal children
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Clinical and pathological features presented of 13 W.A. Aboriginal children with diarrhoea who died over a two-year period; clinical evidence of malnutrition was present in 6 patients and fatty infiltration of the liver in 9; In most patients the clinical features were complicated by parasitic infestations, and bacterial and fungal infections; Findings emphasize the importance of malnutrition in determining the disproportionately high mortality rate in Aboriginal children compared with other Australian children
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Gracey, Michael
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Bower, G
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Fatal diarrhoeal disease in Australian Aboriginal children
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M0061120
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1 volume
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0085733
Label
Fatal diarrhoeal disease in Australian Aboriginal children
Publication
Control code
M0061120
Extent
1 volume
System control number
0085733

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