Sir Patrick Manson


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Noun1.Sir Patrick Manson - Scottish physician who discovered that elephantiasis is spread by mosquitos and suggested that mosquitos also spread malaria (1844-1922)Sir Patrick Manson - Scottish physician who discovered that elephantiasis is spread by mosquitos and suggested that mosquitos also spread malaria (1844-1922)
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The first human case was reported by Sir Patrick Manson in China in 1882, and 2 species (S.
The editors comment in the preface that although this reference has been revised, updated, and reformatted since original publication in 1898, the 23rd edition nevertheless retains some of the character imbued by the original author, Sir Patrick Manson (1844-1922).
When Sir Patrick Manson wrote his work subtitled A manual of the diseases of warm climates in 1898, he modestly proclaimed it to be merely "an introduction to the important department of medicine of which it treats" and "in no sense a a complete treatise." Now in its 22nd edition and edited by Cook (medical microbiology, Royal Free and U.