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Malaria and enterobiasis among Karen Long-neck tribe in Mae Hong Son Province.

@article{Nithikathkul2003MalariaAE,
  title={Malaria and enterobiasis among Karen Long-neck tribe in Mae Hong Son Province.},
  author={C. Nithikathkul and P. Polseela and Wilawan Poodendan and M. Brodsky and Derek Rakprapapant and Suparp Chadchatreechan and Aree Phethleart and Y. Sukthana and S. Leemingsawat},
  journal={The Southeast Asian journal of tropical medicine and public health},
  year={2003},
  volume={34 Suppl 2},
  pages={
          25-8
        }
}
  • C. Nithikathkul, P. Polseela, +6 authors S. Leemingsawat
  • Published 2003
  • Medicine
  • The Southeast Asian journal of tropical medicine and public health
  • In Thailand, Mae Hong Son Province is highly endemic for malaria. Knowing this, the local Health Department has introduced a program to educate local residents about the risk factors, in particular the dangers and symptoms of malaria. This study was conducted to evaluate these efforts, by determining the number of malaria infections in a segment of the population, and also by testing for enterobiasis among a group of its children. Two villages in Mae Hong Son Province were chosen for this… CONTINUE READING
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