Journal of Parasitology Research / 2020 / Article / Tab 6

Research Article

Enteroparasitism in Hard-to-Reach Community Dwellers: A Cross-Sectional Study in Ga West Municipality in Ghana

Table 6

Differences in haemoglobin, albumin levels, and BMI in categories of parasitism.

Nutritional indicatorMonoparasitism ()Dual parasitism ()Triple parasitism () value

Body mass index20.3 kg/m217.8 kg/m224.5 kg/m20.035
Haemoglobin concentration9.8 g/dL7.7 g/dL10.7 g/dL0.018
Albumin concentration31.9 g/L27.6 g/L28.5 g/L0.042

values were determined by a -test. Analysis determined differences in nutritional indicators in mono- and dual parasitism only excluding triple parasitism due to its single occurrence.

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