the pathology of schistosomiasis in ibadan, nigeria with special reference to the appendix, brain, pancreas and genital organs.examination of 499 autopsies in ibadan revealed s. haematobium infection in 98. digest and histopathologic data were recorded for 88 of these cases (54 males and 34 females). the intensity of schistosomal infection was classified as mild, moderate, or severe on the basis of the egg load per gram of bladder tissue. the majority of cases (64%) demonstrated mild infection. although the frequency of infection increased with age in males, the intensity decreased significnatly after age 40. chang ...19751145708
aspects of the transmission of schistosoma haematobium bilharz, in ibadan, nigeria. 19695783727
aspects of schistosoma haematobium infection in bulinus (physopsis) globosus in ibadan, nigeria. 19695817070
schistosoma haematobium infection in nigeria. ii. infection at a primary school in ibadan. 19655862612
age and sex graded helminth infections in a nigerian village.prevalence of helminth parasites was carried out in both male and female villagers graded into three age groups (5-14 years, 15-25 years, 26-55 years). children between 5 and 14 years of age had the highest prevalence of ascaris, schistosoma haematobium and trichuris while the villagers between 26-55 years of age had lowest prevalence of these parasites. however, hookworms were highly common among the villagers aged between 26 and 55 years and least common among the school children aged between ...19957796748
microgeographical races of bulinus (physopsis) globosus, the intermediate host of schistosoma haematobium in ibadan, nigeria. 19685659914
polymerase chain reaction (pcr) investigations of prepatent schistosoma haematobium cercariae incidence in five water bodies, south west, nigeria.this study investigated the levels of prepatent s. haematobium infection in water samples collected from schistosomiasis haematobium transmission namely: international institute of tropical agriculture (iita) river and eleyele river in oyo state, oyan dam and shokori river in ogun state, badagry lagoon and lagoon (university of lagos, lagos state).201223678640
complement factors and circulating immune complexes in children with urinary schistosomiasis and asymptomatic malaria.serum concentrations of circulating immune complexes (cic), complement factors (factor b, c4, c8) and complement activities (ch50 and ah50) were determined in nigerian school children having urinary schistosomiasis with or without symptomatic malaria by polyethylene glycol precipitation method, single radial immunodiffusion and total haemolytic activities respectively. one hundred and forty-seven children were recruited from st. john's primary school, mokola, ibadan, nigeria.rp ovale only, mixed ...200515971548
urinary schistosomiasis among schoolchildren in ibadan, an urban community in south-western nigeria.the current status of urinary schistosomiasis was assessed in ibadan, an urban community in south-western nigeria. of 1331 children examined for eggs of s. haematobium in their urine, 17.4% were infected. prevalence in postprimary schoolchildren was significantly (p < 0.01) higher (22.4%) than in primary schoolchildren (12.0%). intensity of infection based on geometric mean egg count per 10 ml of urine was also higher in postprimary (36.7 eggs/10 ml urine) than primary pupils (29.9 eggs/10 ml ur ...199910320657
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