Schistosoma mansoni and other intestinal parasitic infections in schoolchildren and vervet monkeys in Lake Ziway area, Ethiopia

@inproceedings{Teklemariam2018SchistosomaMA,
  title={Schistosoma mansoni and other intestinal parasitic infections in schoolchildren and vervet monkeys in Lake Ziway area, Ethiopia},
  author={Dejene Teklemariam and Mengistu Legesse and Abraham Degarege and Song Liang and Berhanu Erko},
  booktitle={BMC Research Notes},
  year={2018}
}
ObjectiveTo assess Schistosoma mansoni and other intestinal parasitic infections in schoolchildren and vervet monkeys (Chlorocebus aethiops) in Bochessa Village, Ziway, Ethiopia.ResultsFecal specimens from selected schoolchildren and droppings of the vervet monkeys were collected and microscopically examined for intestinal parasites using the Kato-Katz thick smear and formol-ether concentration techniques. The prevalences of S. mansoni, Trichuris trichiura, Ascaris lumbricoides, Enterobius… CONTINUE READING
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