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Fig. 2 | Infectious Diseases of Poverty

Fig. 2

From: Lessons from lymphatic filariasis elimination and the challenges of post-elimination surveillance in China

Fig. 2

Two evaluation units for transmission assessment surveys of bancroftian filariasis after a decade since the declaration of lymphatic filariasis elimination in China. One is the Middle-Eastern region, and the other is the Central and Southern regions of previous endemic areas. The distribution of endemic areas of lymphatic filariasis in China before control was cited from a previous study [31]. Abbreviations: SD: Shandong Province; JS: Jiangsu Province; ZJ: Zhejiang Province; FJ: Fujian Province; GD: Guangdong Province; GX: Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region; HB: Hubei Province; HuN: Hunan Province; GZ: Guizhou Province; SH: Sichuan Province; HN: Hainan Province; YN: Yunnan Province

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