TABLE A15-2Selected NTDs and Children's Health and Development

Neglected DiseaseAnemiaUndernutritionStuntingPoor LearningCognitive ImpairmentBlindnessSocial StigmaDecreased Vaccine EffectivenessMass Drug Treatment Available
Lymphatic filariasisXXX
OnchocerciasisXX
SchistosomiasisXXXXXSuspecteda,bX
STH: AscariasisXXXXXSuspecteda,bX
STH: HookwormXXXXXSuspecteda,bX
STH: TricariasisXXXXXSuspecteda,bX
TrachomaXX
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From: A15, NEGLECTED TROPICAL AND ZOONOTIC DISEASES AND THEIR IMPACT ON WOMEN'S AND CHILDREN'S HEALTH

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The Causes and Impacts of Neglected Tropical and Zoonotic Diseases: Opportunities for Integrated Intervention Strategies.
Institute of Medicine (US) Forum on Microbial Threats.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2011.
Copyright © 2011, National Academy of Sciences.

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