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Table 2 Distribution of intestinal helminthes species among Anbesame Primary ‘School students from March, 2019- May, 2019

From: Soil-transmitted helminthes and Schistosoma mansoni infections among primary school children at Ambasame primary school, North-West Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Parasites detected Wet mount Formol-ether concentration Total
Number (%) Number (%) Number (%)
Hookworm 7 (1.9) 15 (4) 15 (4)
Ascaris lumbricoides 9 (2.4) 9 (2.4) 9 (2.4)
Enterobius vermicularis 4 (1.0) 5 (1.3) 5 (1.3)
Hymenolepis nana 2 (0.5) 8 (2) 8 (2)
Taenia spps 6 (1.5) 8 (2) 8 (2)
Strongloides sterocoralis 2 (0.5) 2 (0.5) 2 (0.3)
Schistosoma mansoni 18 (4.8) 37 (9.8) 37 (9.8)
Trichuris trichiura 7 (1.9) 11 (2.9) 11 (2.9)
Giardia lamblia 3 (0.8) 0 (0) 3 (0.8)
Entamoeba histolytica 4 (1.0) 0 (0) 4 (1.0)
Ascaris lumbricoides and hookworm 1 (0.3) 2 (0.5) 2 (0.5)
Enterobius vermicularis and Hymenolepis nana 1 (0.3) 1 (0.3) 1 (0.3)
Hookworm and Hymenolepis nana 2 (0.5) 1 (0.3) 1 (0.3)
Hookworm and Taenia spp. 1 (0.3) 1 (0.3) 1 (0.3)
Hookworm and Enterobius vermicularis 2 (0.5) 2 (0.5) 2 (0.5)
Schistosoma mansoni and Trichuris trichiura 1 (0.3) 1 (0.3) 1 (0.3)
Hymenolepis nana and Taenia spps 1 (0.3) 1 (0.3) 1 (0.3)
Hookworm, Enterobius vermicularis, Hymenolepis nana   1 (0.3) 1 (0.3)
Ascaris lumbricoides and Enterobius vermicularis   1 (0.3) 1 (0.3)
Ascaris lumbricoides and Taenia spps   1 (0.3) 1 (0.3)
Enterobius vermicularis and Trichuris trichiura   1 (0.3) 1 (0.3)
Schistosoma mansoni and hookworm   1 (0.3) 1 (0.3)
Schistosoma mansoni and Hymenolepis nana   1 (0.3) 1 (0.3)
Total 71 (18.9) 110 (29.3) 117 (31.2)