Cytological Findings in Urine of Adult Residents of Urinary Schistosomiasis Endemic Community in Cross River State, Nigeria

Jessica Chika 9 PAGES (4207 WORDS) Article
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Aims:

  To  investigate  urinary  cytological  abnormalities  among  adult  residents  of  a  urinary schistosomiasis endemic community.  

Study  Design:  Ethical  approval,  consent  from  the  village  Head/villagers,  parasitological  survey and cytological analysis of urine.  

Place and  Duration  of  Study: Adim Community in Cross River State, Nigeria between May and November 2014 

Methodology:  Urine  samples  from  160  sex  matched  adults  aged  18–85  years  were  examined 

using  standard  parasitological  techniques  for  the  presence  of  ova  of  Schistosoma  haematobium. 

The  urine  smears  were  stained  with  Papanicolaou  and  Alcian  Blue  (PH  2.5)  staining  techniques 

and examined for cytological abnormalities and the presence of Hyaluronic acid respectively.

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APA

Jessica, C (2019). Cytological Findings in Urine of Adult Residents of Urinary Schistosomiasis Endemic Community in Cross River State, Nigeria. Afribary.com: Retrieved June 19, 2019, from https://afribary.com/works/cytological-findings-in-urine-of-adult-residents-o

MLA 8th

Chika, Jessica. "Cytological Findings in Urine of Adult Residents of Urinary Schistosomiasis Endemic Community in Cross River State, Nigeria" Afribary.com. Afribary.com, 02 Jun. 2019, https://afribary.com/works/cytological-findings-in-urine-of-adult-residents-o . Accessed 19 Jun. 2019.

MLA7

Chika, Jessica. "Cytological Findings in Urine of Adult Residents of Urinary Schistosomiasis Endemic Community in Cross River State, Nigeria". Afribary.com, Afribary.com, 02 Jun. 2019. Web. 19 Jun. 2019. < https://afribary.com/works/cytological-findings-in-urine-of-adult-residents-o >.

Chicago

Chika, Jessica. "Cytological Findings in Urine of Adult Residents of Urinary Schistosomiasis Endemic Community in Cross River State, Nigeria" Afribary.com (2019). Accessed June 19, 2019. https://afribary.com/works/cytological-findings-in-urine-of-adult-residents-o