The first community-based report on the effect of genital Schistosoma haematobium infection on female fertility.

@article{Kjetland2010TheFC,
  title={The first community-based report on the effect of genital Schistosoma haematobium infection on female fertility.},
  author={Eyrun F Kjetland and Edith Nyaradzai Kurewa and Takafira Mduluza and Nicholas Midzi and Exnevia Gomo and Henrik T\onder Aabjerg Friis and Svein Gunnar Gundersen and Patricia Doris Ndhlovu},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2010},
  volume={94 4},
  pages={1551-3}
}
A cross-sectional study in an Schistosoma haematobium endemic area of rural Zimbabwe examined 483 resident women between the ages of 20 and 49 years who were interviewed about fertility. S. haematobium ova in genital tissue was found to be significantly associated with infertility. 

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