The prevalence of intestinal worms was 54

Dr Uwem Friday Ekpo and his colleagues surveyed children at three schools in the Ikenne Local Government Area of Ogun State, Nigeria. The prevalence of intestinal worms was 54 .9 percent in the urban government school, 5 percent in the rural public school, 4 percent in the private school. The most common worm was roundworm , followed by whipworm , tapeworm and hookworm followed.

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Source:[1] research in Europe Harris Interactive, conducted in February 2008.