Prevalence of Human African Trypanosomiasis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Abstract

Human African Trypanosomiasis (HAT) is a major public health problem in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Active and passive surveillance for HAT is conducted but may underestimate the true prevalence of the disease. We used ELISA to screen 7,769 leftover dried blood spots from a nationally representative population-based survey, the 2007… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001246

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