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Table 3 Infection rate with trematodes (metacercariae) of shellfish purchased from six markets in Abidjan and one market in Dabou in 2009/2010

From: No Paragonimus in high-risk groups in Côte d'Ivoire, but considerable prevalence of helminths and intestinal protozoon infections

Genus of shellfish Number of shellfish analysed Number (%) of shellfish infected
Crab Callinectes 221 30 (13.6)
Crab Cardisoma 18 2 (11.1)
Shrimp Penaeus 30 0
Shrimp Macrobrachium 3 0
Total 272 32 (11.8)