Infectious diseases during floods in the world

V.I. Trykhlib

Abstract


The article provides a review of scientific literature regarding infectious diseases, increase in the incidence and development of outbreaks associated with floods.

Keywords


floods; infectious diseases

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.22141/2312-413x.6.2.2018.131090

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