Trichuris and hookworm infections associated with anaemia during pregnancy

  title={Trichuris and hookworm infections associated with anaemia during pregnancy},
  author={T. Gyorkos and N. Gilbert and Ren{\'e}e Larocque and M. Casapia},
  journal={Tropical Medicine & International Health},
  • T. Gyorkos, N. Gilbert, +1 author M. Casapia
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine
  • Tropical Medicine & International Health
  • Objective  To assess the following associations between the second and third trimesters of pregnancy: (i) the intensity of soil‐transmitted helminth (STH) infection and haemoglobin/anaemia, (ii) the effect of mebendazole treatment on the occurrence of STH infection, and (iii) the effect of mebendazole treatment on haemoglobin/anaemia. 
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