Giardiasis: Prevention

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Prophylaxis is difficult, both individually and in the community. Giardiasis is much more common than amoebiasis. The importance of giardiasis is underestimated according to some, and it is thought to be one of the ten most important parasitic diseases in humans. Nevertheless there is little connection between the prevalence and the pathology attributed to the infection. In general the treatment of asymptomatic infections in endemic regions is considered unnecessary.

Category: Medicine Notes



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