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Bovine Tuberculosis

Volume 393: debated on Tuesday 9 November 1943

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asked the Minister of Health whether any death certificates are received in which the cause of death is given as from bovine tuberculosis?

Bovine tuberculosis can only be distinguished with certainty from other forms by special laboratory dure and in future medical practitioners certifying deaths from this disease in which such tests have been carried out will be asked to indicate this fact. So far as is known no such distinction has been made in any certification.