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Konna: A Help for a Self-Help Project at the Niger River in Mali

  • Heinz MehlhornEmail author
  • Martin Stetzkowski
  • Klaus-Christian Withöft
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Part of the Parasitology Research Monographs book series (Parasitology Res. Monogr., volume 12)

Abstract

This chapter shows how fruitful European support can be, when medical and technical support is given as done by a group of German medical students and doctors in the fight against schistosomiasis in an African village.

Keywords

Schistosomiasis Malaria Onchocercosis Entamoebiasis Hookworms 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Heinz Mehlhorn
    • 1
    Email author
  • Martin Stetzkowski
    • 2
  • Klaus-Christian Withöft
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of ParasitologyHeinrich Heine UniversityDüsseldorfGermany
  2. 2.Konna e.V.EssenGermany

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