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  1. Epidemiology, immunology and chemotherapy of Schistosoma mansoni infections in a recently exposed community in Senegal.

    Article, Communication - En anglais

    CEC/STD meeting on schistosomiasis research. Noordwijk Leiden NLD, 1993/09/06.

    schistosoma mansoni was introduced in the Richard Toll area (Senegal) around 1988, probably due to an-made ecological changes in the Senegal river basin.

    Since 1991, we investigate the community of Ndombo, close to Richard Toll.

    Four random population samples of approximately 400 subjects are surveyed, starting at 8 months intervals.

    Each cohort is examined parasitologically (Kato-Katz), clinically, serologically (circulating antigen and antibody profiles) ; treated with proziquantel 40 mg/kg ; and followed up 6-12 weeks, 1 and 2 after treatment.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Schistosomiase, Trématodose, Helminthiase, Parasitose, Infection, Schistosoma mansoni, Trematoda, Plathelmintha, Helmintha, Invertebrata, Immunologie, Epidémiologie, Chimiothérapie, Traitement, Sénégal, Afrique, Homme

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Schistosomiasis, Trematod disease, Helminthiasis, Parasitosis, Infection, Schistosoma mansoni, Trematoda, Plathelmintha, Helmintha, Invertebrata, Immunology, Epidemiology, Chemotherapy, Treatment, Senegal, Africa, Human

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    Cote : 94-0599963

    Code Inist : 002B05E03C1. Création : 09/06/1995.