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Table 5 Results of the microscopy examination of the blood thin films and stool samples

From: Health and sanitary status in 1970 of Tubu nomads dwelling in Northeastern Niger

Item Value
Blood thin films  
  Protozoan or metazoan parasites Absent
  Relative blood eosinophilia ≥ 4% 6.6% (10/151)
Stools  
  Amoebozoa  
   Entamoeba histolytica/E. dispar 2% (3/151)
   Entamoeba coli 76% (115/151)
   Endolimax nana 21.1% (32/151)
   Pseudolimax butschlii 7.3% (11/151)
  Trichozoa  
   Chilomastix sp. 21.8% (33/151)
   Giardia sp. 10.6% (16/151)
   Embadomonas sp. 2.65% (4/151)
  Helminths  
   Hymenolepis nana 2.65% (4/151)