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Prevalence of intestinal helminths, anemia, and malnutrition in Paucartambo, Peru.

  title={Prevalence of intestinal helminths, anemia, and malnutrition in Paucartambo, Peru.},
  author={Miguel Mauricio Cabada and Mary R Goodrich and Brittany Graham and Pablo G Villanueva-Meyer and Emily L Deichsel and Martha Lopez and Eulogia Arque and A Clinton White},
  journal={Revista panamericana de salud publica = Pan American journal of public health},
  volume={37 2},
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the prevalence of soil-transmitted helminth infections, anemia, and malnutrition among children in the Paucartambo province of Cusco region, Peru, in light of demographic, socio-economic, and epidemiologic contextual factors. METHODS Children from three to twelve years old from six communities in Huancarani district in the highlands of Peru were evaluated for helminth infections, anemia, and nutritional status. Data collected included demographic variables, socioeconomic… 

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