Frequency of Giardia lamblia infection in children with recurrent abdominal pain.

@article{Younas2008FrequencyOG,
  title={Frequency of Giardia lamblia infection in children with recurrent abdominal pain.},
  author={Mohammad Imran Younas and Saminullah Shah and Azmat Talaat},
  journal={JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association},
  year={2008},
  volume={58 4},
  pages={171-4}
}
INTRODUCTION To assess the frequency and causative role of Giardia lamblia infection in children with recurrent abdominal pain in our setup. METHODS Prospective observational study of 239 children with recurrent abdominal pain was conducted at Department of Paediatrics, Postgraduate Medical institute, Hayatabad Medical Complex, Peshawar, from November 2004 to July 2006. Inclusion criteria was children from 4 to 14 years having recurrent abdominal pain defined as greater than three episodes of… CONTINUE READING

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