The epidemiology of polyparasitism and implications for morbidity in two rural communities of Côte d’Ivoire

@inproceedings{Hrlimann2013TheEO,
  title={The epidemiology of polyparasitism and implications for morbidity in two rural communities of C{\^o}te d’Ivoire},
  author={Eveline H{\"u}rlimann and Richard B Yapi and Clarisse A. Houngbedji and Thomas Schmidlin and Bernadette A. Kouadio and Kigbafori Dieudonn{\'e} Silu{\'e} and Mamadou Ouattara and Eliezer Kouakou N’goran and J{\"u}rg Utzinger and Giovanna Raso},
  booktitle={Parasites & Vectors},
  year={2013}
}
Polyparasitism is still widespread in rural communities of the developing world. However, the epidemiology of polyparasitism and implications for morbidity are poorly understood. We studied patterns of multiple species parasite infection in two rural communities of Côte d’Ivoire, including associations and interactions between infection, clinical indicators and self-reported morbidity. Between August and September 2011, two purposely selected rural communities in southern Côte d’Ivoire were… CONTINUE READING
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