Schistosomiasis

Known as: Blood flukes NOS, Bilharziases, Katayama Fever 
Infection with flukes (trematodes) of the genus SCHISTOSOMA. Three species produce the most frequent clinical diseases: SCHISTOSOMA HAEMATOBIUM… (More)
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2011
Review
2011
Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia; Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, Infectious Diseases… (More)
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2010
Review
2010
Simultaneous and sequential transmission of multiple parasites, and their resultant overlapping chronic infections, are facts of… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
In May 2001, the World Health Assembly (WHA) passed a resolution which urged member states to attain, by 2010, a minimum target… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Schistosomiasis is a highly prevalent disease with >200 million infected people. Pulmonary hypertension is one of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Schistosomiasis remains one of the most prevalent parasitic diseases in developing countries. After malaria, schistosomiasis is… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
More than one billion people – mostly in the developing world – suffer from one or more neglected tropical disease. While… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Helminth infections caused by soil-transmitted helminths (STHs) and schistosomes are among the most prevalent afflictions of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
While the distribution of schistosomiasis has changed over the last 50 years and there have been successful control programmes… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Carcinoma of the urinary bladder is the most common malignancy in the Middle East and parts of Africa where schistosomiasis is a… (More)
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1991
Review
1991
A total of 144 studies were analysed to examine the impact of improved water supply and sanitation facilities on ascariasis… (More)
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