Received: 6 February 2019
Accepted: 10 April 2021
First Online: 23 April 2021
: Ethical approval was given by the departmental Research and Ethics Review Committee (DRERC) of medical laboratory sciences, School of Allied Health Sciences, College of Health Sciences, Addis Ababa University. In addition, a formal letter of cooperation was requested from Sululta district Health bureau and education bureau. Written informed consent was obtained from study participants and parents in the case of children under 18 years old. The respondents were informed about the right to refuse to take part in the study as well as to withdraw at any time during the study period. Results were kept confidential, and children positive for intestinal helminths were treated with anthelminthic at the nearby health center.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.