DOI: 10.17265/2159-5828/2012.09.022
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Jun-ichi Sasaki

Abstract: Pref. and surrounding area were hit by the un-experienced huge earthquake with M9.1, followed by the deadly attack of tsunami waves with an estimated height of 34 m. It devastated most of Northeastern coast and a number of victims involved deaths and missing counted over 25,000. As aftermath: 1) Infection of outbreaks of Noro virus, Legionella, Cl. Tetani, Rickettsia spp. were among the evacuated inhabitants in gymnasiums that were not under good living conditions; 2) High levels of arsenic contamination had b…

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