The ringtail possum, one of the cutest and much loved Australian marsupials, is believed to be one of the culprits in the increasing numbers of Buruli ulcers seen in Victoria. Professor Paul Johnson, deputy director of infectious disease at Austin Health, told the ACD ASM that almost all Victorian cases were geographically restricted to the ...
Buruli ulcer: the diagnosis is easy when you think about it
By Mardi Chapman
27 May 2019