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Hookworm Infection

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Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Hookworm Infections
  • Journal: BMC infectious diseases
  • Treatment Used: Single Dose Versus Multiple Dose of Mebendazole
  • Number of Patients: 108
  • Published —
In this study, researchers compared the effectiveness of single dose versus multiple dose of mebendazole for the treatment of hookworm infections in children.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Anemia in Non-Pregnant Adolescent Girls and Adult Women
  • Journal: Systematic reviews
  • Treatment Used: Deworming
  • Number of Patients: 1086
  • Published —
This review of the literature evaluated outcomes of parasite load, reinfection, anemia, severe anemia, iron deficiency, diarrhea, or all-cause morbidity in the deworming of non-pregnant adolescent girls and adult women.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Worms
  • Journal: Parasites & vectors
  • Treatment Used: Albendazole
  • Number of Patients: 314
  • Published —
In this study, researchers evaluated the effectiveness of albendazole again parasitic hookworms and giant roundworms.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Hookworm infections in school-aged children in Laos
  • Journal: The Lancet. Infectious diseases
  • Treatment Used: Albendazole, pyrantel pamoate, and oxantel pamoate
  • Number of Patients: 1529
  • Published —
The study researched the safety and effectiveness of triple drug therapy with albendazole, pyrantel pamoate, and oxantel pamoate for hookworm infections in school-aged children in Laos.