Schoolchildren and ocular onchocerciasis in the rain-forest of Cameroon

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The results of surveys among 188 primary school children in two hyperendemic rain-forest villages in South-West Cameroon are reported. The children were examined for their nutritional state and for lesions due to onchocerciasis, with emphasis on eye pathology. Clinical manifestations in the two villages hyperendemic for onchocerciasis were compared with… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00142344

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