Infectious Diseases of South Sudan

Infectious Diseases of South Sudan is one in a series of GIDEON ebooks which explore all individual infectious diseases, drugs, vaccines, outbreaks, surveys and pathogens in every country of the world. Data are based on the GIDEON web application ( which relies on standard text books, peer-review journals, Health Ministry reports and ProMED, supplemented by an ongoing search of the medical literature.

Chapters are arranged alphabetically, by disease name. Each chapter is divided into three sections:

1. Descriptive epidemiology
2. Status of the disease in South Sudan
3. References

A chapter outlining the routine vaccination schedule of South Sudan follows the diseases chapters.

There are 366 generic infectious diseases in the world today. 243 of these are endemic, or potentially endemic, to South Sudan. A number of other diseases are not relevant to South Sudan and have not been included in this book.

In addition to endemic diseases, all published data regarding imported diseases and infection among expatriates from South Sudan are included.

Add to cart Add to cart
377 pages, 123 graphs, 1,060 references, 2023 edition, 4 MB PDF, ISBN: 978-1-4988-4010-1

Increase efficiency in your work today!

Get a platform that can grow and change your research, education, or point of care works. Browse our pricing or book a demo.