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Table 2 Prevalence of intestinal helminth parasites in school children in Wolaita Zone, southern Ethiopia in 2015

From: Epidemiology of intestinal helminthiasis among school children with emphasis on Schistosoma mansoni infection in Wolaita zone, Southern Ethiopia

Parasites Positive Negative Prevalence
Schistosoma mansoni 295 208 58.6
Ascaris lumbricoides 44 459 8.7
Hookworms 139 364 27.6
Trichuris trichiura 6 497 1.2
Taenia species 13 490 2.6
Hymenolepis nana 3 500 0.6
Enterobius vermicularis 14 489 2.8
Overall infection 363 140 72.2