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Table 2 Parasite species among tuberculosis cases in Oromia Special Zone and South Wollo, northeastern Ethiopia, April 2015 to January 2017

From: High helminthic co-infection in tuberculosis patients with undernutritional status in northeastern Ethiopia

Types of parasites Number (percentage) of infection
Schistosoma mansoni 11 (4.3%)
Ascaris lumbericoides 6 (2.3%)
Trichuris trichiura 2 (0.8%)
Enterobius vermicularies 2 (0.8%)
Giardia lamblia 2 (0.8%)
Entamoeba histolytica/dispar 1 (0.4%)
Hookworm 1 (0.4%)
Schistosoma mansoni and Giardia lamblia 1 (0.4%)
Ascaris lumbericoides and Enterobius vermicularies 1 (0.4%)
Schistosoma mansoni, Hymenolepis nana, Giardia lamblia and hookworm 1 (0.4%)
Total 28 (10.8%)