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Table 1 Prevalence and intensity of intestinal schistosomiasis across the northern Sesse Islands, based on Kato-Katz double thick smears and CCA urine lateral flow tests (trace test results were considered infection-positive) of the sampled children across 12 shoreline sites.

From: Confirmed local endemicity and putative high transmission of Schistosoma mansoni in the Sesse Islands, Lake Victoria, Uganda

Site (Map ID) GPS coordinateso Kato-Katz double thick smears CCA urine lateral flow test
  Number positive Number sampled Prevalence (95% CI) Mean EPG* (95% CI) Number positive Number sampled Prevalence (95% CI)
Banda (1)    22.2 564.0    40.9
S0.25887;E32.39511 4 18 (6.4-47.6) (76.0-1052.0) 9 22 (20.7-63.6)
Bosa (2)    66.6 216.0    55.0
S0.18037;E32.29378 12 18 (40.9-86.6) (61.0-371.0) 11 20 (31.5-76.9)
Kaaya (3)    62.5 505.2    62.5
S0.18955;E32.30222 10 16 (35.4-84.8) (116.7-893.7) 10 16 (35.4-84.8)
Kachanga (4)    84.2 267.0    83.3
S0.18037;E32.29378 16 19 (60.4-96.6) (128.3-405.7) 15 18 (58.5-96.4)
Kafuna (5)    30.0 176.0    41.6
S0.26450;E32.37188 3 10 (6.6-65.2) (0.0-417.5) 5 12 (15.1-72.3)
Kagonya (6)    78.95 199.2    66.6
S0.21350;E32.33266 15 19 (54.4-93.9) (103.5-294.9) 14 21 (43.0-85.4)
Kammesse (7)    40.00 120.0    66.6
S0.16811;E32.27144 4 10 (12.1-73.7) (28.4-211.6) 10 15 (38.3-88.1)
Kibibi (8)    50.0 96.0    66.6
S0.22536;E32.30767 1 2 (1.2-98.7) (NA$) 4 6 (22.2-95.6)
Kitobo (9)    78.9 894.4    80.9
S0.26241;E32.42812 15 19 (54.4-93.9) (400.2-1388.6) 17 21 (58.0-94.5)
Misonzi (10)    60.8 252.9    54.5
S0.19313;E32.32238 14 23 (38.5-80.2) (107.6-398.1) 12 22 (32.2-75.6)
Luwungulu (11)    0.0 NA    20.0
S0.19292;E32.26009 0 10 (0.0-30.8)   2 10 (2.5-55.6)
Sserinya (12)    65.0 457.8    57.1
S0.26071;E32.35516 13 20 (40.7-84.6) (182.2-733.5) 12 21 (34.0-78.1)
TOTAL    58.1 384.8    59.3
  107 184 (50.6-65.3) (486.3-283.3) 121 204 (52.2-66.1)
  1. * Calculated as the arithmetic mean of infected patients (i.e. EPG >0), $ Confidence intervals were not able to be calculated as there was only one infected individual at the site.