Doctors probe melioidosis hot spot

Doctors probe melioidosis hot spot

There are 1 comment on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation story from May 16, 2010, titled Doctors probe melioidosis hot spot. In it, Australian Broadcasting Corporation reports that:

Doctors are trying to find out why Townsville in north Queensland has the state's highest rate for contracting the potentially fatal melioidosis disease.

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Clifton Springs, Australia

#1 May 18, 2010
This nasty disease would have been brought over here from South East Asia. Probably from boat people.

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