1921
Volume s1-16, Issue 1
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645
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Abstract

Summary

  • 1.  The results of a survey of intestinal parasites on 537 individuals on relief rolls in Athens, Georgia and vicinity are reported.
  • 2.  Of the total number of individuals examined 239, or 44.54 per cent, were positive for one or more parasites.
  • 3.  The presence of as indicated by a single examination is reported to be 6.13 per cent in the group studied.
  • 4.  Helminths occurred only rarely among the individuals.
  • 5.  Figures are given on the racial aspect of the parasites from the intestinal tract of the persons studied.
  • 6.  Certain family groups were studied in order to ascertain familial tendencies in regard to various parasites encountered.

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1936-01-01
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  • Received : 19 Sep 1935

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