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
Pages (from-to)100-108
Publication statusPublished - 2003


  • 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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