Hookworm in Africa
10 fun facts!
2.)symptoms of having hookworm include mild abdominal pain,nausea, vomiting, and anorexia.
3.)Hookworm infection is the leading cause of anemia.
4.) Hookworm is clinically diagnosed.
5.)Hookworm is soil-transmitted.
6.)An estimated 576-740 million people in the world are infected with hookworm
7.)Hookworms live in small intestine.
8.)Hookworm eggs are passed in the feces of an infected person.
9.)Hookworm eggs are called larvae.
10.) The larvae can mature into a form that can penetrate human skin.