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Research Article

Efficacy of Mebendazole and Praziquantel against Soil-Transmitted Helminths and Schistosoma mansoni Infections among Schoolchildren in Northwest Ethiopia

Table 1

Demographic characteristics of the study participants with their intestinal helminthic infection status in Andasa primary school, northwest Ethiopia, 2018.

VariablePositive, (%)Negative, (%)Total, (%)

Age7-1058 (13.8%)39 (9.2%)97 (23%)
11-14142 (33.6%)126 (29.9%)268 (63.5%)
15-1816 (3.8%)41 (9.7%)57 (13.5%)

SexMale118 (28%)85 (20.1%)203 (48.1%)
Female98 (23.2%)121 (28.7%)219 (51.9%)

Total216 (51.2)206 (48.8)422 (100)

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