The role of hygienic bathing after defecation in the transmission of Schistosoma mansoni

Seydou Sow, Katja Polman, Kim Vereecken, J Vercruysse, Bruno Gryseels, SJ de Vlas

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Original languageEnglish
JournalTransactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Volume102
Issue number6
Pages (from-to)542-547
Number of pages6
ISSN0035-9203
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008

Keywords

  • B780-tropical-medicine
  • Helminthic diseases
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Schistosoma mansoni
  • Disease transmission
  • Defecation
  • Bathing
  • Behavior
  • Practices
  • Water contamination
  • Miracidia
  • Senegal
  • Africa-West

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