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Table 2 Distribution of microfilaria among different samples

From: Mapping of lymphatic filariasis in Nepal

  Parasitological Examination
Description of samples Thick smear- DEC provocation test Thick smear-night blood examination: (at 23:00 to 2.00 AM)
ICT positive samples (n = 216) 124 (57.4%) 82 (38%)
ICT negative samples (n = 52) 0 0
Total samples (n = 268) 124 82