Acute Shigella infection, 111

diagnosis, 111

treatment, 111

Acute West Nile fever, 151

Adverse health outcomes. See Long-term adverse health outcomes

AFP. See Acute flaccid paralysis

AIDP. See Acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy

AIDS, 190.

See also Coinfections with HIV

Al Eskan disease, 2829, 181183

description of acute illness, 182

long-term adverse health outcomes, 182

pathogenesis, 182

treatment, 183

AMAN. See Acute motor axonal neuropathy

Amnesia, limited or suggestive evidence of an association involving, 6

Ankylosing spondylitis, 110111

Anopheles mosquito, 124

Anthrax, 194

Antimicrobial susceptibility, 65

ARDS. See Acute respiratory distress syndrome

Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, 85, 182

Army Medical Surveillance Activity, 61, 82

Arthritis

in chronic brucellosis, 116

sufficient evidence of an association involving, 5, 116

Attributions to military service in southwest and south-central Asia, 2426

B

Background, 916

charge to the Committee on Gulf War and Health:Infectious Diseases, 13, 1516

identifying infectious diseases to study, 1314

Bacterial diseases, 2, 2122, 2526, 3644

antibiotic-resistant or common nosocomial infections, 44

endemic to southwest and south-central Asia that have long-term adverse health outcomes, 3644

more prevalent in southwest and south-central Asia than in the US, 3641

not more prevalent in southwest and south-central Asia than in the US, 4244

of special concern to US troops or veterans, 41

against which all military personnel were immunized and vaccines are highly or fully protective, 41

against which all military personnel were immunized and vaccines are partly protective, 42

BAMC. See Brooke Army Medical Center

Benign intracranial hypertension, 131

Biologic-warfare (BW) agents, 29, 193194

Brooke Army Medical Center (BAMC), 8687, 185186



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