Intestinal Helminthiasis among School Children in Ilie , Osun State , Southwest , Nigeria

  title={Intestinal Helminthiasis among School Children in Ilie , Osun State , Southwest , Nigeria},
  author={Adefioye Olusegun and Efunshile Akinwale and Ojurongbe Olusola and Akindele Akeem and K AdewuyiIsaac and Bolaji Oloyede and Adedokun Samuel and Adeyeba Adegboyega},
  • Adefioye Olusegun, Efunshile Akinwale, +5 authors Adeyeba Adegboyega
  • Published 2011
A cross sectional study of intestinal helminthiasis among school pupils was undertaken in three primary schools in Ilie in Olorunda Local Government Area of Osun state in order to determine the prevalence and intensity of helminthic infections. The relationship between intestinal helminths and anthropometric indices and the factors that could favour the infection were also studied. Faecal samples from three hundred and four (304) randomly selected out of the four hundred and seven (407) school… CONTINUE READING
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