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...
- Burden of lymphatic filariasis morbidity in an area of low endemicity in BrazilMaria José Netto
Lymphatic Filariasis National Center, Parasitology Department, Aggeu Magalhães Research Center, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, PE, Brazil
Acta Trop 163:54-60. 2016....
- 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. ..