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Fuss, A.; H.D. Mazigo; D. Tappe, C.Kasang, A. Mueller (2018)   CC

PLoS ONE 13(8): e0202499. This was a school-based cross-sectional study conducted in 2015 among 305 school children aged 7–16 years from two primary schools located in Ilemela and Magu Districts, north-western Tanzania. Single stool and urine samples were collected from each participant and examined for the presence of Schistosoma mansoni eggs, parasite antigen, and parasite DNA using KK thick smears, POC-CCA tests, and real-time PCR, respectively.

Schistosomiasis,  diagnostic,  diagnosis,  Testing,  Treatment,  Schools,  children,  research,