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Table 4 Prevalence of other intestinal parasites among children in Girar Jarso and Dera sites

From: Prevalence of Giardia duodenalis and Cryptosporidium species infections among children and cattle in North Shewa Zone, Ethiopia

Parasite identified Study sites Total (n = 384) No (%)
Girar Jarso (n = 187) No (%) Dera (n = 197) No (%)
Entamoeba histolytica/dispar 5 (2.6) 9 (4.5) 14 (3.6)
Ascaris lumbricoides 3 (1.6) 4 (2.0) 7 (1.8)
Hymenolopis nana 5 (2.6) 6 (3.0) 11 (2.8)
Enterobius vermicularis 1 (0.5) 3 (1.5) 4 (1.0)
Strongyloides stercoralis - 2 (1.0) 2 (0.5)
Trichuris trichiura - 2 (1.0) 2 (0.5)
Hookworm 1 (0.5) 1 (0.5) 2 (0.5)