Received: 6 December 2018
Accepted: 29 April 2019
First Online: 21 May 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The Ethics Review Committee of the Medical Research Institute of Sri Lanka granted ethical clearance. Written informed consent was obtained from each of the selected participants at the household during the study. In case of a child, consent was obtained from the parents’ or from the guardian. Confidentiality was maintained while handing over individual serological reports. Data collection dates were scheduled following prior permission from Regional Director of Health Services, Gampaha and from the relevant MOH.
: Not applicable.
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