A Pandemic of Typhus in Serbia in 1914 and 1915

@article{SoubbotitchAPO,
  title={A Pandemic of Typhus in Serbia in 1914 and 1915},
  author={V Soubbotitch},
  journal={Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine},
  volume={11},
  pages={31 - 39}
}
  • V. Soubbotitch
  • Published 1 April 1918
  • History
  • Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine
TYPHUS, like relapsing fever, was formerly entirely unknown in Serbia. It was during the winter 1912-13 that detachments of the Serbian Army crossed Albania as far as the sea, reaching Durazzo; others came by way of St. Jean of Medua and Alessio to take part in the fighting around Scutari. This expedition through the arid mountains of Albania, which no army had crossed up to that time, in a wild country entirely devoid of resources, was extremely difficult. The Serbian soldiers, who are pretty… 
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