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Table 2 Distribution of snails and sentinel mice in the two villages

From: Elimination of schistosomiasis requires multifactorial diagnostics: evidence from high- and low-prevalence areas in the Nile Delta, Egypt

Ebiana Village (low prevalence)
Site No. & typeFrequency & (%) of infected snailsFrequency & % of infected mice
 1-Ca5.0 (2.9)0.0 (0)
 2-C4.0 (5.5)6.0 (20.6)
 3-C0.0 (0.0)0.0 (0.0)
 4-C0.0 (0.0)0.0 (0.0)
 5-Db2.0 (1.4)6.0 (53.8)
 6-D0.0 (0.0)0.0 (0.0)
 7-C0.0 (0.0)0.0 (0.0)
 8-C0.0 (0.0)0.0 (0.0)
 9-C2.0 (4.7)2.0 (10.0)
 10-C0.0 (0.0)0.0 (0.0)
El-Rouse Village (high prevalence)
 1-C1.0 (6.0)4.0 (6.8)
 2-D0.0 (0.0)0.0 (0.0)
 3-D1.0 (0.15)0.0 (0.0)
 4-C0.0 (0.0)0.0 (0.0)
 5-C0.0 (0.0)1.0 (2.0)
 6-C0.0 (0.0)3.0 (12.0)
 7-C0.0 (0.0)1.0 (3.6)
 8-C3.0 (6.3)5.0 (26.4)
 9-C2.0 (1.7)5.0 (10.0)
 10-D2.0 (0.99)0.0 (0.0)
 11-D4.0 (0.12)2.0 (7.8)
 12-C0.0 (0.0)2.0 (12.3)
 13-C2.0 (0.32)1.0 (1.7)
 14-D1.0 (0.5)1.0 (3.4)
  1. aC: Canals
  2. bD: drains