Ana Maria Aguiar-Santos
Affiliation: Rio de Janeiro
- Epidemiological assessment of neglected diseases in children: lymphatic filariasis and soil-transmitted helminthiasisAna M Aguiar-Santos
Centro de Pesquisas Aggeu Magalhães CPqAM, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Hospital Barão de Lucena SUS, Recife, PE, Brazil
J Pediatr (Rio J) 89:250-5. 2013....
- Human toxocariasis: frequency of anti-Toxocara antibodies in children and adolescents from an outpatient clinic for lymphatic filariasis in Recife, Northeast BrazilAna Maria Aguiar-Santos
Centro de Pesquisas Aggeu Magalhaes, FIOCRUZ, Campus da Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Cidade Universitaria, Recife, PE, 50670 420, Brasil
Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 46:81-5. 2004..In conclusion, anti-Toxocara antibodies were highly prevalent in this sample. The present data show that there is no cross correlation between anti-Toxocara IgG antibody and the presence of intestinal helminths and filariasis...
- Lymph scrotum: an unusual urological presentation of lymphatic filariasis. A case series studyAna Maria Aguiar-Santos
Centro de Pesquisas Aggeu Magalhaes, Serviço de Referência Nacional em Filarioses, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Recife, PE, Brasil
Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 51:179-83. 2009..Thus, filarial infection should be routinely investigated in all individuals presenting urological morbidity within endemic areas, in order to identify likely links in the transmission chain...
- Mapping of Wuchereria bancrofti infection in children and adolescents in an endemic area of BrazilEduardo Brandão
Parasitology Department, Aggeu Magalhães Research Center, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, PE, Brazil
Acta Trop 120:151-4. 2011....
- Social deprivation index and lymphatic filariasis: a tool for mapping urban areas at risk in northeastern BrazilCristine Bonfim
Centro de Pesquisas Aggeu Magalhaes, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Av Professor Moraes Rego, S N, Cidade Universitaria, Recife, 50670 420, PE, Brazil
Int Health 1:78-84. 2009..The capacity of the social deprivation index for picking up social inequalities qualifies it as a new tool for use in planning interventions aimed at controlling lymphatic filariasis in urban spaces. ..