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Table 2 Prevalence of mono, dual and triple intestinal parasitic infection in pregnant women in Gilgel Gibe hydropower dam area, Southwest Ethiopia, August to September 2011

From: Prevalence Soil Transmitted Helminthiasis and malaria co-infection among pregnant women and risk factors in Gilgel Gibe dam Area, Southwest Ethiopia

Character (variable) Number of individual infected
  Urban Rural
Mono infection   
Hookworm 38(44.7) 47(55.3)
A.lumbricoides 14(45.2) 17(54.8)
T.trichiuria 0 1(100)
H.nana 0 6(100)
E. vermicularis 0 1(100)
Dual infection   
Hookworm and A. lumbricoides 7(36.9) 12(63.2)
Hookworm and T.trichiuria 0 2(100)
Hookworm and E. vermicularis 1(33.3) 2(66.7)
A.lumbricoides and T.trichiuria 0 3(100)
T.trichiuria and E. vermicularies 0 2(100)
H.nana and E.vermicularies 1(33.3) 2(66.7)
Triple infection   
Hook worm, A.lumbricoides, E. vermicularies 1(100) 0
Hookworm, A.lumbricoides, T.trihiuria 2(50) 2(50)