1921
Volume 28, Issue 5
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645
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Abstract

Abstract

was evaluated in Puerto Rico for control of schistosome transmission in flowing water. A population of and their schistosome infections disappeared after introduction of 20,000 to an endemic stream, while in nearby untreated streams the population remained stable and the schistosome prevalence increased. This method cost U.S. $0.10 per capita for over a year of protection, 5%–10% of the cost of chemical control.

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1979-09-01
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  • Accepted : 28 Apr 1979

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