HC Deb 12 January 1971 vol 809 c40W
Mr. Farr

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what was the number of cases of brucellosis notified in human beings in each of the last three years.

Mr. Alison

Brucellosis is not a statutorily notifiable disease but the numbers of cases in humans confirmed by the Public Health Laboratory Service in England and Wales are as follows:

1968 226
1969 228
1970 256
(47 weeks only (provisional)