Human water contacts patterns in Schistosoma mansoni epidemic foci in northern Senegal change according to age, sex and place of residence, but are not related to intensity of infection

JT Scott, M Diakhaté, K Vereecken, A Fall, M Diop, A Ly, D De Clercq, SJ de Vlas, D Berkvens, L Kestens, B Gryseels

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Original languageEnglish
JournalTropical Medicine and International Health
Volume8
Pages (from-to)100-108
ISSN1360-2276
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2003

Keywords

  • B780-tropical-medicine
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Helminthic diseases
  • Schistosoma mansoni
  • Exposure
  • Water contact
  • Age factors
  • Gender
  • Regional differences
  • Infection rates
  • Senegal
  • Africa-West

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