International Journal of Infectious Diseases and Therapy

Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2022

  • Prevalence and Associated Factors of Intestinal Parasitic Infections Among Pulmonary Tuberculosis Patients in Harar Town, Eastern Ethiopia

    Ukash Umer, Teferi Eshetu, Abebaw Tiruneh, Belay Merkeb, Mulugeta Getachew, Kinfu Yazachew

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2022
    Pages: 53-65
    Received: Sep. 13, 2022
    Accepted: Oct. 18, 2022
    Published: Oct. 28, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijidt.20220704.11
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    Abstract: Co-infection of intestinal parasites (IPs) and tuberculosis (TB) in humans is an important public health problem in developing countries where both diseases are common. However, there are limited studies on the epidemiology of this co-infection elsewhere in Ethiopia and particularly none in the current study area. Therefore, the aim of this study w... Show More