DETECTION OF WATER-BORNE PARASITES IN DRINKING WATER OF BAGHDAD, IRAQ

@article{Baqer2018DETECTIONOW,
  title={DETECTION OF WATER-BORNE PARASITES IN DRINKING WATER OF BAGHDAD, IRAQ},
  author={Noor Nihad Baqer and Amel Hamzah Hammood and K. Hassan and Elaff Saffa Al-deen Hassan},
  journal={African Journal of Infectious Diseases},
  year={2018},
  volume={12},
  pages={1 - 6}
}
Background: Within the past few decades, there has been an increase in the number of water-borne disease outbreaks and emergence of newly recognized waterborne parasites. Several factors which contribute to the spread of these diseases include: water, heavy rains and agricultural residues which transfer the parasites to water surface from the soil. The aim of this study was to detect the presence of parasites in the river and drinking water of Al-Wahdaa and Al-Rasheed Drinking Project and… Expand
2 Citations

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 40 REFERENCES
A massive outbreak in Milwaukee of cryptosporidium infection transmitted through the public water supply.
  • 1,983
Isolation and Identification of Free-Living Amoebae from Tap Water in Sivas, Turkey
  • 62
  • PDF
Microbiological criteria of tap water passed through some storage water tanks in Greater Cairo
  • 2
  • Highly Influential
  • PDF
Identification of Naegleria fowleri in Domestic Water Sources by Nested PCR
  • 120
  • PDF
Microbial Agents Associated with Waterborne Diseases
  • 537
  • PDF
Detection of free living amoebae, Acanthamoeba and Naegleria, in swimming pools, Malaysia.
  • 51
  • PDF
Cryptosporidium sp. in children suffering from acute diarrhea at Uberlândia City, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil.
  • 21
  • PDF
...
1
2
3
4
...