[Prevalence of ascariasis and giardiasis in children from 0 to 3 years old hospitalized in the years 1980-1984 and in 1987].

Abstract

The studies were carried out for six years (1980 - 1984 and in 1987) considering the frequency of invasion by A. lumbricoides and G. intestinalis in various years depending on age and sex. The clinical material involved 5948 children of either sex aged from 0 to 3 years. Ascariasis was found in 123 children (2.06%) and giardiasis in 54 cases (0.9%). The… (More)

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