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Table 1 Summary of age specific intensity of S.mansoni infection, Waja-Timuga, Dec.2011-Mar.2012

From: Clinico-epidemiological study of Schistosomiasis mansoni in Waja-Timuga, District of Alamata, northern Ethiopia

Age category (years) Level of Intensity of infection Mean EPG ± SD
Light Moderate Heavy
1 – 10 29.7% 35.6% 14.9% 222.4 ± 343.7
10.1 – 20 23.8% 25.4% 32.8% 361.3 ± 563.5
20.1 – 30 36.4% 21.8% 9.1% 165.8 ± 390.9
>30 33.3% 20.4% 6.5% 119.5 ± 273.3