SOLUTIONS TO EXERCISES, LESSON 5
The local population has had an opportunity to develop a degree of immunity to the
disease. The American soldier, on the other hand, has not. (para 5-1d)
No. Flea collars coming in contact with human skin may cause severe chemical
burns and absorption of toxic levels of insecticide through the skin.
A high percentage of casualties in a short time
Result in military personnel being away from the duty station because of the
long recovery period characteristic of the disease. (para 5-22c)
12. Larval control measures are not immediately effective against adult mosquitoes.
Adult mosquitoes may live up to six weeks after the larviciding. (para 5-19)
13. Acute inflammatory diseases of comparatively short duration that involve the