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On Bengal dysentery and its statistics

with a notice of the use of large enemata in that disease, and of quinine in remittent fever

by John Macpherson

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Published by W. Thacker in Calcutta .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Enema,
  • Dysentery,
  • Quinine, therapeutic use

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Macpherson
    ContributionsRoyal College of Surgeons of England
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 63 p. ;
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26270865M

    E. histolytica in a bloody stool during an epidemic of dysentery does not indicate that it is the cause of the epidemic, or even that it is the cause of dysentery in an individual patient. E. coli OH7 has caused at least one large outbreak of dysentery in southern Africa. It is suspected to have caused additional outbreaks, but theseFile Size: KB.


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Dysentery results from bacterial, or parasitic infections. Viruses do not generally cause the disease. These pathogens typically reach the large intestine after entering orally, through ingestion of contaminated food or water, oral contact with contaminated objects or hands, and so on.

Each specific pathogen has its own mechanism or pathogenesis, but in general, the result Causes: Usually Shigella or Entamoeba histolytica. The Bengal famine of (Bengali: pônchasher mônnôntôr) was a famine in the Bengal province of British India during World War estimated –3 million, out of a population of million, died of starvation, malaria, or other diseases aggravated by malnutrition, population displacement, unsanitary conditions and lack of health care.

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Lepage, ).Cited by: 3. You might find the following of interest: 1. Bengal Tiger and British Lion: An Account of the Bengal Famine of by Richard Stevenson 2.

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88% of arable land went into rice cultivation and 75% of all crops produced in Bengal wasat that time, produced 1/3rd of all rice produced in India. Population Surge: Between andBengal’s population saw.

Bacillary dysentery generally goes off in few weeks. A protozoan parasite named as Entamoeba histolytica causes amoebic dysentery. This amoeba when once makes its entry generally stays for months or even for years and remains in the colon. This type of dysentery is quite common in tropical zone because of its hot and humid climate conditions.

Background. Bacillary dysentery caused by bacteria of the genus Shigella is a significant public health problem in developing countries such as China. The objective of this study was to analyze the epidemiological pattern of bacillary dysentery, the diversity of the causative agent, and the antimicrobial resistance patterns of Shigella spp.

for On Bengal dysentery and its statistics book purpose of Cited by:   DEFINITION: • Dysentery is diarrhea presenting with loose frequent stools containing blood. • WHO – • An inflammation of the intestine, especially of the colon, that may be caused by chemical irritants, bacteria, protozoa, parasites.

Though few in the West likely know its name, the Bengal Famine was one of the greatest massacres of World War II — and it wasn’t even caused by India’s enemies. It was brought on by British policies that put the lives of soldiers over Indian civilians and it killed an estimated 3 million people.

Dysentery, infectious disease characterized by inflammation of the intestine, abdominal pain, and diarrhea with stools that often contain blood and mucus. Dysentery is a significant cause of illness and death in young children, particularly those who live in less-developed countries.

There are two major types: bacillary dysentery and amebic. Immediately download the Dysentery summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or teaching Dysentery. No Soap, No Pay, Diarrhea, Dysentery & Desertion is a groundbreaking study of life during the final sixteen months On Bengal dysentery and its statistics book the War studies normally focus on military battles, campaigns, generals, and politicians, with the common Confederate soldier and Southern civilians receiving only token mention/5(8).

Dysentery is an intestinal inflammation that usually takes place in the in the colon, and can result in severe diarrhoea with mucus or blood in the faeces. There are two types of dysentery: Bacillary dysentery which is caused by Shigella, a type of bacteria. In West Bengal, the poverty ratio is % as per new methodology.

Poverty has many faces and being unable to receive minimum health care to remain free from even common ailment is an important dimension of poverty. The World Health Organization (WHO) stated in that poverty must be addressed in all its dimensions, notFile Size: KB.

Enteritis and dysentery are common health problems among the rural people of West Bengal, India. Information related with use of various plant parts for correction of these problems were collected from three southern districts of West Bengal, India with different agro-climatic conditions viz.

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1. Lancet. Jun 30;1() Epidemic bacillary dysentery in West Bengal, India, Pal SC. PMID: [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Cited by: very interesting, Atanu – shocking, indeed. -bodo.

On Sat, Jun 3, at AM, Atanu Dey on India’s Development wrote: > atanu posted: “A long time ago, maybe a thousand years ago but certainly a > little over a hundred years ago, Bengal was remarkably prosperous.

> Something happened that led to its transformation from past prosperity to > present destitution. The most common causes of death were dysentery, tubercle of the lungs, and pneumonia. 56 cases of epidemic dropsy with five deaths, as also cases of beri-beri, were reported during the year, and special investigations into these two diseases were made respectively by Captain D.

Munro, I.M.S., Deputy Sanitary Commissioner of Bengal, and by. NEW DELHI: Taslima Nasreen's book "Dwikhandito" (Split in two), which was banned by the West Bengal government in for allegedly hurting the sentiments of the Muslim community, is now. The rains of were dismal and herein the first signs of the terrible draught began to appear.

The famine occurred mainly in the modern states of West Bengal and Bihar but also hit Orissa, Jharkhand and Bangladesh. Bengal was, of course, the worst hit. Among the worst affected areas were Birbum and Murshidabad in Bengal.

of this region since long time for remedy of diarrhoea and dysentery. The study highlights the fact that tribals are gifted with a profound knowledge and understanding of the local ecology. INTRODUCTION India has a variety of tribal population reflecting its great ethnic diversity.

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To the Editors: Unlike Madhusree Mukerjee [whose book Churchill’s Secret War: The British Empire and the Ravaging of India During World War II was reviewed by Joseph Lelyveld, NYR, Decem ], I was in Bengal in I cannot however claim any firsthand memory as I was only two in so my knowledge [ ].

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Originally developed from crosses between the domestic cats and the Asian Leopard Cat, the Bengal is the only domestic cat that can have. Diarrhoea is a leading killer of children, accounting for approximately 8 per cent of all deaths among children under age 5 worldwide in This translates to over 1, young children dying each day, or aboutchildren a year, despite the availability of simple effective treatment.

Most deaths from diarrhoea occur among children less than 2 years of age living in South Asia. Famine had been a recurrent feature of life the Indian sub-continental countries of India, Pakistan and Bangladesh, most notoriously during British s in India resulted in more than 60 million deaths over the course of the 18th, 19th, and early 20th centuries.

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It is a work in progress and at this stage, reflects around volumes of juvenile publications, either as individual entries or as part of the composite pages. THE SOFT STOOL MYSTERY DIARRHEA, SOFT STOOLS & IBD An Article from TIBCS Health Committee By Canie Brooks & Jaen Treesinger, Co-chairs No longer is it possible for any Bengal breeder to claim that the Bengals just have a "sensitive" intestinal tract always prone to soft stools & diarrhea.

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Latex barrier protection (i.e., dental dam) may prevent the spread of Shigella to a case’s sexual partners and may prevent exposure to, and transmission of, other fecal-oral Size: KB.

Bengal tigers prefer to prey on animals smaller than themselves. Bengal tigers usually hunt old, young or injured animals. Even so, they can make up to ten attempts before being rewarded with a kill.The Bengal famine of killed 10 million people, or around 25% of Bengal's population at the time.

This is what I gathered from the dark and informative book recommended to me by my 18th century european history professor, Late Victorian Holocausts by Mike Davis. I hope someone can give more detail than I did. level 2.Amoebiasis is also known as amoebic dysentery. It is an intestinal illness caused by a parasite Entamoeba histolytica.

This parasite lives in the intestines and produces eggs (cysts) which are passed out of the body in the stool. It results in diarrhoea and colitis. Let us have a detailed look at the symptoms and causes of amoebiasis.