The First Step Toward Diagnosing Female Genital Schistosomiasis by Computer Image Analysis

Abstract

Schistosoma haematobium causes female genital schistosomiasis (FGS), which is a poverty-related disease in sub-Saharan Africa. Furthermore, it is co-endemic with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), and biopsies from genital lesions may expose the individual to increased risk of HIV infection. However, microscopy of urine and hematuria are nonspecific and… (More)
DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0071

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