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Diagnostic Tests for Schistosomiasis

Schistosomiasis: Diagnostic Tests

The list of diagnostic tests mentioned in various sources as used in the diagnosis of Schistosomiasis includes:

Home Diagnostic Testing

These home medical tests may be relevant to Schistosomiasis:

Tests and diagnosis discussion for Schistosomiasis:

Your health care provider may ask you to provide stool or urine samples to see if you have the parasite. A blood test has been developed and is available at CDC. For accurate results, you must wait 6-8 weeks after your last exposure to contaminated water before the blood sample is taken. (Source: excerpt from Schistosomiasis: DPD)


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