Trop Med Health 2021 Jan 19;49(1). Epub 2021 Jan 19.
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, 200 Hawkins Drive, JCP 4642, Iowa City, IA, 52242, USA.
Background: Soil-transmitted helminths (STHs), such as hookworm, roundworm and whipworm, and food-borne trematodiases, including Clonorchis sinensis, remain a public health problem worldwide, especially in tropical and subtropical regions.
Objective: We aimed to determine the current prevalence of these parasites in Guangxi, China, which is located in a subtropical region.
Methods: A cross-sectional study and a 4-year longitudinal surveillance study were carried out. Read More