Volume 12, Number 10—October 2006
Helminth-related Eosinophilia in African Immigrants, Gran Canaria
|Test||Test done, no. (%)||Yield of test, %|
|Stool (microscopy)||175 (81)||35|
|Filarial serology||189 (92)||30|
|Schistosoma spp. serology||213 (100)||28|
|Urine (microscopy)||66 (30)||16|
|Knotts test||123 (57)||13|
|Trichinella spp. serology||208 (97)||11|
|Fasciola spp. serology||209 (97)||7|
|ICT Wuchereria bancrofti||71 (33)||4|
*ICT, immune chromatographic test.
1These authors contributed equally to this article.
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