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Document ID (ISN)35485
CIS number 81-801
ISSN - Serial title Japanese Journal of Public Health
Year 1980
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Suzuki T., Kawabe T., Hanato K., Takemoto T., Sato H., Ichikawa R., Miyakama E., Ushizawa I.
Title Morbidity and change of haemoglobin levels in women engaged in aquiculture
Bibliographic information 15 Nov. 1980, Vol.27, No.11, p.577-580. Illus. 8 ref.
Abstract The relations between haemoglobin levels and morbidity, and infestation by intestinal parasites, was studied in 189 women engaged in raising oysters and seaweed. Two women surgically operated for uterus myoma, 3 infested by Trichuris, one with nephritis and choliocystitis, and one with choliocystitis, were not included in the tolerance ellipse formulated from the Hb values of 146 women in good health.
Descriptors (primary) oyster farming; haemoglobin level
Descriptors (secondary) parasitic diseases; comparative study; blood-cell anomalies
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Blood diseases
Fishing
Bacterial and parasitic diseases