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  • A geographical cluster of konzo in Tanzania 

    Howlett, William P.; Brubaker, G.; Mlingi, Nicholaus; Rosling, H. (Royal Society of Medicine Services, 1992)
    Konzo, an upper motor neuron disease, was diagnosed in 116 subjects in a community-based survey of 28,500 inhabitants in the Tarime District in Tanzania. All cases had a uniform clinical picture with isolated non-progressive ...
  • Neurological disorders in Tanzania. Studies on HIV-I, Guillain-Barré syndrome and konzo 

    Howlett, William P. (The University of Bergen, 1995-04-27)
    This thesis is the result of clinical studies carried out in Northern Tanzania from 1984-1992 and reports on a number of new clinical entities. These are HIV related neurological disorders, konzo and new forms of existing ...
  • Neurology in Africa: Clinical Skills and Neurological Disorders 

    Howlett, William P. (BRIC, 2012)
    <p>Neurology in Africa is a new textbook on neurological disorders in Sub-Saharan Africa where they are a common cause of death and disability. The author has spent many years working as physician and neurologist in Tanzania. ...