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Table 4 Association of STHs and malaria with anaemia among pregnant women in Gilgel Gibe Dam area, 2011

From: Anaemia and associated risk factors among pregnant women in Gilgel Gibe dam area, Southwest Ethiopia

Variable n  Anaemic  Χ2 P-value
STH infection T. trichiura 13 11 (84.6%) 5.12 0.021
  A. lumbricoides 58 32 (55.2%) 0.05 0.472
  Hookworm 114 78 (68.4%) 13.76 0.002
STH and malaria infection Only STH infection 129 78 (60.5%) 3.39 0.041
  Only malaria infection 15 15 (100%) 13.36 <0.001
  Malaria/STH infection 30 27 (90%) 17.08 <0.001
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