By: Brandon, Corey, and Andy
what causes shistomiasis
It is caused by several species of flatworms in the genus Schistosoma.The World Health Organisation estimates that up to 200 million people are infected in parts of South America, Africa and Asia.
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treatments for shistosomiasis
Safe and effective medication is available for treatment of both urinary and intestinal schistosomiasis. a prescription medication, is taken for 1-2 days to treat infections caused by all Schistosoma species.