Analysis of Ancient Paper of Strabone Concerning the Dengue, Osteo-Articular System Disease

Valerio Ioli, Michele Attilio Rosa, Antonino Ioli


Strabone, a geographer lived between the 60 and 20 d.C., has been author of an interesting work, fillet "Geografica". From the lecture and the analysis of a chapter (XIV, 4, 24), important elements are deduced for the clinical hypothesis of the dengue, disease of osteo-articular system. The subjects are affected by lumbago and myalgia and paralysis on the face and other on the legs with functional importance and pain. Probably it's a particular case of very rare illness and of the its historical documentation.

Key Words: Dengue - Strabone - Osteo - Articular System

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