Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Schistosomiasis

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Published13 January 2012

Doi10.5772/1309

ISBN978-953-307-852-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-6722-8

Copyright year2012

Number of pages324

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3. The Use of Brazilian Medicinal Plants to Combat Schistosoma mansoni

By Silmara Marques Allegretti, Claudineide Nascimento Fernandes de Oliveira, Rosimeire Nunes de Oliveira, Tarsila Ferraz Frezza and Vera Lúcia Garcia Rehder

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4. Control of Schistosomiasis

By Monday Francis Useh

2,798
5. Directives for Schistosomiasis Control in Endemic Areas of Brazil

By Tereza C. Favre, Carolina F. S. Coutinho, Kátia G. Costa, Aline F. Galvão, Ana Paula B. Pereira, Lilian Beck, Oswaldo G. Cruz and Otavio S. Pieri

2,694
7. Schistosomasis and Bladder Cancer

By Saad S. Eissa, M. Nabil El-Bolkainy and Mohab S. Eissa

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8. Imported Schistosomiasis

By J. Uberos and A. Jerez-Calero

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9. Epidemiology of Schistosomiasis Mansoni in Brazil

By Maria José Conceição and José Rodrigues Coura

2,236
10. Ecological Aspects of Biomphalaria in Endemic Areas for Schistosomiasis in Brazil

By Marco Antônio Andrade de Souza and Alan Lane de Melo

2,290
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11. Out of Animals and Back Again: Schistosomiasis as a Zoonosis in Africa

By Claire J. Standley, Andrew P. Dobson and J. Russell Stothard

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12. The Role of Wild Rodents in the Transmission of Schistosoma mansoni in Brazil

By Rosana Gentile, Marisa S. Soares, Magali G. M. Barreto, Margareth M. L. Gonçalves and Paulo S. D’Andrea

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13. A Study of Schistosomiasis Prevalence and Risk of Snail Presence Spatial Distributions Using Geo-Statistical Tools

By Ricardo J.P.S. Guimarães, Fernanda R. Fonseca, Luciano V. Dutra, Corina C. Freitas, Guilherme C. Oliveira and Omar S. Carvalho

2,467
15. Pattern of Genetic Divergence of Mitochondrial DNA Sequences in Biomphalaria tenagophila Complex Species Based on Barcode and Morphological Analysis

By Roseli Tuan, Fernanda Pires Ohlweiler, Raquel Gardini Sanches Palasio, Ricardo Dalla Zanna and Marisa Cristina De Almeida Guimarães

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