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Acta Trop. 2001 Dec 21;80(3):229-35.

An epidemiological study of Taenia solium cysticercosis in a rural population in the Bolivian Chaco.

Carrique-Mas J, Iihoshi N, Widdowson MA, Roca Y, Morales G, Quiroga J, Cejas F, Caihuara M, Ibarra R, Edelsten M

CTVM-LIDIVET Academic Link Programme, Centre for Tropical Veterinary Medicine, Edinburgh University, Easter Bush, Roslin EH259RG, Midlothian, UK. [email protected]

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Article type: Exposures only - Canary ID: 6761

Cause and Effect Analysis Interspecies susceptibility data Shared exposures with humans Shared outcomes with humans Gene sequence data
No No No Yes No
Study type N Routes Sampling Controls Timing
case control 447 ingestion - yes concurrent
Exposures Cysticercosis
Risk factors AGE (extract)
Drainage, Sanitary
Health Education
Species Swine
Locations location map
Bolivia Chuquisaca Vaca Guzman (populated place)

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