The geographical distribution of lymphatic filariasis infection in Malawi

@article{Ngwira2007TheGD,
  title={The geographical distribution of lymphatic filariasis infection in Malawi},
  author={Bagrey MM Ngwira and Phillimon Tambala and Anna Maria Perez and C. Bowie and David Molyneux},
  journal={Filaria Journal},
  year={2007},
  volume={6},
  pages={12 - 12}
}
Mapping distribution of lymphatic filariasis (LF) is a prerequisite for planning national elimination programmes. Results from a nation wide mapping survey for lymphatic filariasis (LF) in Malawi are presented. Thirty-five villages were sampled from 23 districts excluding three districts (Karonga, Chikwawa and Nsanje) that had already been mapped and Likoma, an Island, where access was not possible in the time frame of the survey. Antigenaemia prevalence [based on immunochromatographic card… CONTINUE READING

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