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Table 4 Multiple parasitic infections among severely malnourished adult VL patients in Northwest Ethiopia, 2012 (N = 48)

From: Prevalence of malnutrition and associated risk factors among adult visceral leishmaniasis patients in Northwest Ethiopia: a cross sectional study

Multiple parasitic infections Frequency
Ascaris lumbricoides + Hook worm 13
Entamoeba histolytica/dispar + Giardia intestinalis 7
Entamoeba histolytica/dispar + Hook worm 5
Hook worm + Strongyloide stercolaris 4
Giardia intestinalis + Hook worm 4
Giardia intestinalis + Ascaris lumbricoides 4
Giardia intestinalis + Strongyloide stercolaris 4
Schistosoma mansoni + Entamoeba histolytica/dispar 2
Ascaris lumbricoides + Strongyloide stercolaris 1
Hymenolopsis nana + Entamoeba histolytica/dispar 1
Giardia intestinalis + Hook worm + Entamoeba histolytica/dispar 2
Giardia intestinalis + Hook worm + Strongyloide stercolaris 1