Chapter 3 Community-Based Control of Schistosomiasis and Soil-Transmitted Helminthiasis in the Epidemiological Context of a Large Dam in Cote D ’ ivoire

  • N A N'guessan, Orsot Niangoran Mathieu, +1 author N’Goran Kouakou Eliézer
  • Published 2013
Côte d’Ivoire, located in West Africa, is not spared. Many parasitic diseases exist in this country. Schistosomiasis is widespread (Doumenge et al., 1987; N’Goran et al., 1997; N’Guessan et al., 2007; Raso et al., 2005; Utzinger et al., 2000; WHO, 2011) with prevalence generally higher in communities around the water projects built to solve the problems of… CONTINUE READING