Guinea-Worm Town of Gingee

  • C. T. Tilak
  • Published 1949 in The Indian medical gazette
Sir,?I have chosen for my caption the singular name <?f. ' Guinea-Worm Town of Gingee' aa the place bids fair to become another ' Cherrupunji' for guinea-worms. The indigenous population have evolved novel *pethods of dealing with the worms and I can vouchsafe f?r the veracity of at least one method. This comprises in the application of castor oil after the… CONTINUE READING