Shiraz E-Medical Journal

Published by: Kowsar
Crossmark

Prevalence of Intestinal Parasitic Infection in School Going Children in Amalapuram, Andhra Pradesh, India

Rangaiahagari Ashok 1 , * , Giddi Suguneswari 2 , Ksbvn Satish 2 and Vedantham Kesavaram 2
Authors Information
1 King Faisal Hospital, Rwanda, East Africa
2 Department of Microbiology, Konaseema Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Foundation, Amalapuram, Andhra Pradesh, India
Article information
  • Shiraz E-Medical Journal: October 01, 2013, 14 (4); e16652
  • Published Online: October 1, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: September 9, 2013
  • Accepted: September 22, 2013
  • DOI: 10.17795/semj16652

To Cite: Ashok R, Suguneswari G, Satish K, Kesavaram V. Prevalence of Intestinal Parasitic Infection in School Going Children in Amalapuram, Andhra Pradesh, India, Shiraz E-Med J. 2013 ; 14(4):e16652. doi: 10.17795/semj16652.

Abstract
Copyright © 2013, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
References
  • 1. Okyay P, Ertug S, Gultekin B, Onen Ortho, Beser E. Intestinal parasites prevalence and related factors in school children, a western city sample-Turkey . BMC Public Health. 2004; 64: 1474-79
  • 2. Patel PK, Khandekar R. Intestinal parasitic infections among school children of the Dhahira Region of Oman. Saudi Med J. 2006; 27(5): 627-32[PubMed]
  • 3. Curtale F, Pezzotti P, Sharbini AL, al Maadat H, Ingrosso P, Saad YS, et al. Knowledge, perceptions and behaviour of mothers toward intestinal helminths in Upper Egypt: implications for control. Health Policy Plan. 1998; 13(4): 423-32[PubMed]
  • 4. Virk KJ, Prasad RN, Prasad H. Prevalence of intestinal parasites in rural areas of district Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh. J Commun Dis. 1994; 26(2): 103-8[PubMed]
  • 5. Isenberg HD. Essential Procedures for Clinical Microbiology. 1998;
  • 6. Introduction to Epi info. 2013;
  • 7. Rai DR, Rai SK, Sharma BK, Ghimire P, Bhatta DR. Factors associated with instenial parasitic infection among school children in a rural area of Kathmandu valley, Nepal. Nepal Med Coll J. 2005; (7): 43-6
  • 8. Waikagul J, Krudsood S, Radomyos P. A cross-sectional study of intestinal parasitic infections among school children in Nan Province, Northern Thailand. South Asian Jacintha. Trop Med Public Health. 2002; (33): 218-23
  • 9. Akisu C, Aksoy U, Inci A, Acikgoz M, Orhan V. Investigation of intestinal parasites in school children living under low-social-economic conditions in Izmir. Acta Parasitologica Turcica. 2001; (24): 52-4
  • 10. Park SK, Kim DH, Deung YK. Status of intestinal parasite infections among children in Bat Dambang, Cambodia. Korean Jacintha Parasitol. 2004; (42): 201-3
  • 11. Rim HJ, Chai JY, Min DY, Cho SY, Eom KS, Hong SJ, et al. Prevalence of intestinal parasite infections on a national scale among primary schoolchildren in Laos. Parasitology research. 2003; 91(4): 267-272
  • 12. Morsy A, Farrag AM, Sabry AH, Salama MM, Arafa MA. Ecto and endoparasites in two primary schools in Qualyob City, Egypt. J Egypt Soc Parasitol. 1991; 21(2): 391-401[PubMed]
  • 13. Wilson ME. Giardiasis In Public Health & Prevantive Medicine . 1998; 10
  • 14. Ozer S, Akay G. Interrelationship between intestinal parasite disease in the GAP region and certain environmental factors and a prediction of health care after GAP. Acta Parasitologica Turcica. 23(4): 381
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:

Author(s):

Article(s):

Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments