Diagnosis of active urinary schistosomiasis using homologous adult Schistosoma haematobium antigen.

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The role of antigen prepared from Schistosoma haematobium adult worm (ShAWA, W.H.O. Geneva) in diagnosis of active urinary schistosomiasis, by counterimmunoelectrophoresis (CIEP), was evaluated by comparison with simpler methods as sedmentation of urinary ova and detection of haematuria by chemical reagent strips. Sixty patients (30 school boys and 30… (More)

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@article{Khalil1993DiagnosisOA, title={Diagnosis of active urinary schistosomiasis using homologous adult Schistosoma haematobium antigen.}, author={Hamed M.H. Khalil and Mohamed H Abdel Baki and Heba M.I. Abdallah and Elham A El Zayyat and Salwa Abdel Aziz}, journal={Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology}, year={1993}, volume={23 2}, pages={323-30} }