Received: 30 May 2019
Accepted: 28 September 2019
First Online: 4 October 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical clearance was obtained from the Institutional Review Board (IRB) of College of Health Science, Mekelle University with reference no.MU/CHS/RCS/311/2017. The letter of support was given from regional health bureau to respected health facilities. Respondents were informed about the objectives of the study and the right to participate or not to participate in the study and withdraw from the study at any time. Informed written and oral permission were sought from each study participants before data collection. Results with parasitic infection were communicated to maternal and child health department and clinical management was provided based the result. To keep confidentiality data was analysed anonymously.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.