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Table 1 Frequency of intestinal parasite and bacteria isolated from 260 diarrheic children

From: Prevalence of intestinal parasite, Shigella and Salmonella species among diarrheal children in Jimma health center, Jimma southwest Ethiopia: a cross sectional study

Etiological pathogens Patient(n = 260)no. (%)
Paraite  
A. lumbricoides 30 (11.5)
T. trichiura 8 (3.1)
Hook worm 4 (0.4)
H. nana 20 (7.5)
Taenia spp 1 (0.4)
S. mansoni 1 (0.4)
Giardia lamblia 35 (13.5)
E. histolytica 8 (3.1)
Total 107 (41.1)
Bacteria  
Shigella species 6 (2.3)
Salmonella species 16 (6.2)
Total 22 (8.5)
Enteropahogens total 129 (49.6)