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15 yean 2nd quarter 3rd of July 4th division admitted to pratique affected with cholera aged Appendix arrived from Alexandria attacked by cholera August Axiack Birchircara British steamer Casal Curmi Cella cess-pits cholera appeared cholera occurred Cospicua Counterguard creek days quarantine deaths by cholera diarrhoea died of cholera disease dwellings Eegiment fatal case occurred feet female child fever fittajuoli Floriana Fort Manoel Ghain Giuseppe Gozo hadjis health-guardians individuals infected INFLUENCE inhabitants instances islands ivern large number latter Lazaretto left apartments living localities Malta MALTA AND GOZO Manderaggio mezzanini military Misida Nadur NATURE OF CHOLERA Ospizio of invalids passengers landed performing quarantine Pignola Plague Hospital population quarantine Rabato of Notabile rate of mortality rooms Safi sanitary Sannat seized with cholera Senglea showing the number Siggieui Sliema small-pox Strada streets Suez Tarxien tatian took place transmission unhealthy upwards Valletta ventilated virus visited Vittoriosa vomiting yard Zabbar Zebbug Zeitun Zurrico
Page 14 - The remote cause of this disease is unquestionably a poison; for at no period has a person in good health in this or any other country been known to become in a few minutes shrivelled up; his whole body to be of an icy coldness ; his face and extremities to turn purple, and, with or without vomiting of a peculiar fluid like ricewater, to die in a few hours, except under the influence of a poison.
Page 5 - . .. that is to say 5 under five years of age, 23 between five and seventy and 17 of seventy and upwards', (p.6). 5 Ohio, ibid, adds further on 'The mortality among children of the lower classes is mainly due to want of care. If these children had the benefit of better care in sickness, the rate of mortality in the absence of the eruptive diseases which occasionally visit these islands, would be much reduced*.
Page 15 - ... serait sage de les détruire par le feu. » Mieux vaudrait arrêter le fléau plus près de sa source ; et si cela ne se peut, c'est au moins à nos frontières qu'il faudrait lui barrer le passage par un système de mesures internationales bien entendues. « Le choléra, dit le docteur Aubert Roche, importé en Egypte, étant passé en France et en Europe, la vie et les intérêts européens étant atteints non-seulement en Egypte, mais en Europe, la France et l'Europe doivent prendre ou imposer...