Prevalence of Giardia intestinalis and Hymenolepis nana in Afghan refugee population of Mianwali district, Pakistan.

@article{Haq2015PrevalenceOG,
  title={Prevalence of Giardia intestinalis and Hymenolepis nana in Afghan refugee population of Mianwali district, Pakistan.},
  author={Khan Abrar Ul Haq and Naz Asma Gul and Hussain Muhammad Hammad and Yasmeen Bibi and Asma Bibi and Javed Mohsan},
  journal={African health sciences},
  year={2015},
  volume={15 2},
  pages={394-400}
}
BACKGROUND Present study aimed to investigate prevalence of Giardia intestinalis and Hymenolepis nana in Afghan refugees visiting Central Health Unit (CHU), Kot Chandana (Mianwali, Northern Punjab) during two years period (February 2007 to December 2009). METHODS A total of 687 stool samples were collected from different age groups of both genders. Samples were processed under sterile conditions after gross examination. Microscopic examination was done on same day along with eggs (H. nana… CONTINUE READING
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