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Volume 25, Number 8—August 2019

Artyfechinostomum sufrartyfex Trematode Infections in Children, Bihar, India

Yugal K. Prasad1, Suman Dahal1, Barsha Saikia, Bobita Bordoloi, Veena Tandon, and Sudeep GhataniComments to Author 
Author affiliations: Shri Shubh Lal Hospital and Research Centre, Sitamarhi, India (Y.K. Prasad); Sikkim University, Gangtok, India (S. Dahal, B. Saikia, B. Bordoloi, S. Ghatani); Biotech Park, Lucknow, India (V. Tandon)

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Table 1

Clinical signs and symptoms for 170 patients with Artyfechinostomum sufrartyfex trematode infections, Bihar, India

Sign or symptom
No. positive
Persistent/chronic diarrhea 150
Acute diarrhea 15
Vomiting 153
Passage of red worms in stool/vomit 49
Fever 67
Loss of appetite 169
Weakness 169
Cough 35
Breathlessness 15
Swelling of feet and entire body 78
Night blindness 7
Rashes 2

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1These authors contributed equally to this article.

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