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.


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


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


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

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