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Reed

 (rēd), Walter 1851-1902.
American physician and army surgeon who demonstrated that yellow fever was transmitted by the Aedes aegypti mosquito.
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Reed

(rēd), Walter 1851-1902.
American physician and army surgeon who proved that yellow fever was transmitted by the Aedes aegypti mosquito.
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