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    Tropical and geographical…
    1985

Intestinal parasitosis in the population of the Yemen Arab Republic.

@article{Farag1985IntestinalPI,
  title={Intestinal parasitosis in the population of the Yemen Arab Republic.},
  author={Hoda Fahmy Farag},
  journal={Tropical and geographical medicine},
  year={1985},
  volume={37 1},
  pages={
          29-31
        }
}
The present work is a report on the various parasitic infections in the Yemeni population during the period 1980-1982. Specimens were received and examined in the Parasitology Department of the Central Public Health Laboratory at Sana'a. Over 37.000 stool specimens and 25.000 urine specimens formed the subject of this study. 53% of the stool specimens were positive for intestinal parasites. T. trichiura, A. lumbricoides and G. lamblia had the highest prevalence. Fasciola ova were found in 0.5… CONTINUE READING

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