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Table 4 Intestinal parasites identified among diarrheic children attending Ambo public health facilities, 2014

From: Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility of Salmonella and Shigella species isolated from diarrheic children in Ambo town

AgeIntestinal parasites (n, %) 
In MonthGiardia lambliaEntamoebaistolyticacyst/trophozoiteAscarislumbricoidesHook worm ovaHaymenolepis nanaTotal
0–6000000
7–12000000
13–24000000
25–361(0.4)01(0.4)002(0.8)
37–484(1.7)01(0.4)005(2.1)
49–603(1.3)5(2.1)2(0.8)1(0.4)1(0.4)12(5.0)
Total8(3.3)5(2.1)4(1.7)1(0.4)1(0.4)19 (7.8)