Field evaluation of two schistosome antibody-based rapid tests at point-of-care for prevalence mapping of urinary schistosomiasis in The Gambia

CCA Protocol: To know the sensitivity and specificity of POC CCA in the detection of urinary schistosomiasis, as compared to traditional diagnostic tools.

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Implementation partner(s): Gambia MOH
WHO Region: AFRO

Publications

Field evaluation of a schistosome circulating cathodic antigen rapid test kit at point-of-care for mapping of schistosomiasis endemic districts in The Gambia

Bakary Sanneh, Ebrima Joof, Abdoulie M. Sanyang, Kristen Renneker, Yaya Camara, Alhagie Papa Sey, Sheriffo Jagne, Ignatius Baldeh, Serign Jawo Ceesay, Sana M. Sambou, Kisito Ogoussan
2015, Issue no. 12, pages 8

Prevalence and risk factors of schistosomiasis among primary school children in four selected regions of The Gambia

Ebrima Joof, Abdoulie M. Sanyang, Yaya Camara, Alhagie Papa Sey, Ignatius Baldeh, Sharmila Lareef Jah, Serign Jawo Ceesay, Sana M. Sambou, Saikou Sanyang, Christopher M. Wade, Bakary Sanneh
2021, Issue no. 15, pages e0009380

Notes

Field surveys completed. Data analysis is ongoing in the context of sub-regional schistosomiasis data mapping review.

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