Received: 15 November 2018
Accepted: 4 March 2019
First Online: 23 April 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical approval was obtained from the Institutional Ethics Review Board (IRB) of Arba Minch University with a project code of CMHS/5203/09. Individual informed written consent was obtained from the parents or legal guardians of the children included in this study. The respondents were assured of confidentiality. Children, who were positive for intestinal helminthes after laboratory investigations, were de-wormed after communicating with local health offices. In addition, a child with severe anemia was linked to the nearby health facility for further diagnosis and treatment.
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