|Publication Type:||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication:||2013|
|Authors:||S. Degerli, Malatyali, E., Celiksoz, A., Ozcelik, S., Mumcuoglu, K. Y.|
|Journal:||Turkish J. Parasitol.|
|Keywords:||epidemiology, head lice, Sivas, Turkey|
The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of Pediculus humanus capitis and the coexistence of intestinal parasites in boarding primary schools in Sivas, Turkey. Seven hundred seventy-two students (350 [45.3%] girls, 422 [54.7%] boys) were evaluated with combing for the presence of head lice, collection of fecal samples, and examination of
The prevalence of Pediculus humanus capitis and the coexistence of intestinal parasites among young children in boarding schools in Sivas, Turkey.