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- Carlton, Elizabeth J., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Parasites & vectors 2019 v.12 no.1 pp. 66
- Escherichia coli; Opisthorchis viverrini; feces; habitats; households; human health; indicator species; intestines; liver flukes; risk; snails; surface water
- ... BACKGROUND: Like many trematodes of human health significance, the carcinogenic liver fluke, Opisthorchis viverrini, is spread via fecal contamination of snail habitat. Methods for assessing snail exposure to fecal waste can improve our ability to identify snail infection hotspots and potential sources of snail infections. We evaluated the feasibility of culturing fecal indicator bacteria from Bit ...