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SCHISTOSOMIASIS: NEW FACTS EMERGE THAT YOU MUST KNOW

Schistosomiasis is a disease caused by a parasite and flat worm, a blood fluke – Trematode. It is also known as Bilharziasis. It is a disease that is endemic in sub saharan Africa. This disease is transmitted when the cercariae (or baby worms) penetrate the skin of man from infested, stagnant water. It has emerged […]