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Malaria in Sri Lanka

Malaria in Sri Lanka

current knowledge on transmission and control

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Published by International Water Management Institute in [Colombo] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka,
  • Sri Lanka.
    • Subjects:
    • Malaria -- Sri Lanka -- Epidemiology.,
    • Malaria -- Sri Lanka -- Prevention.,
    • Mosquitoes -- Control -- Sri Lanka.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 69-77).

      StatementFlemming Konradsen ... [et al.].
      ContributionsKonradsen, F., International Water Management Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA644.M2 M227 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 77 p. :
      Number of Pages77
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3975420M
      ISBN 109290904062
      LC Control Number2001292920


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