Funding for this research was provided by:
Médecins Sans Frontières
Ministry of Public Health, Congo, the Democratic Republic of
Received: 23 September 2022
Accepted: 24 January 2023
First Online: 6 February 2023
: This study was conducted according to the ethical principles for research on human subjects, described in the Helsinki Declaration, and in accordance with international principles and guidelines for biomedical research involving human subjects, published by the Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences. The study protocol was approved by the MSF Ethics Review Board and the Kisangani University of DRC. MDA was provided free of charge. Participation in the study was voluntary and oral informed consent was obtained from the head of the household or another adult in charge.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.