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Table 2 Prevalence of different species intestinal parasites

From: Prevalence of intestinal opportunistic parasites infections in the University hospital of Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso

Parasite species Number of positive samples (Prevalence %)
Protozoa 187 (64.3)
Entamoeba histolytica 68 (23.4)
Entamoeba coli 57 (19.6)
Giardia lamblia 14 (4.8)
Trichomonas intestinalis 5 (1.7)
Cryptosporidium sp. 77 (26.5)
Blastocystis sp 3 (1.0)
Cyclospora 2 (0.7)
Isospora belli 1 (0.3)
Helminth 5 (1.7)
Ankylostomidae 1 (0.3)
Ascaris lumbricoides 1 (0.3)
Dicrocoelium sp 1 (0.3)
Hymenolepis nana 1 (0.3)
Trichuris trichiura 1 (0.3)