Journal of
Parasitology and Vector Biology

  • Abbreviation: J. Parasitol. Vector Biol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2510
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPVB
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 200

Table of Content: December 2016; 8(12)

December 2016

Prevalence of intestinal parasites from fingernails of primary school going children of district Lahore

Intestinal parasitic infections are widely distributed throughout the world and children are the most affected population. In primary schools environments children have proven to be more susceptible for acquiring Intestinal parasites (IP) through fingernails. The present study was carried out to assess the prevalence of intestinal parasites in children of primary schools of district Lahore. 300 nail samples were...

Author(s): Javeria Jeri Ghani, Nisar Ahmed, Kamran Ashraf, Muhammad Ijaz and Azhar Maqbool