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Urinary schistosomiasis
  1. J F Paul,
  2. S Verma,
  3. K Berry
  1. Birmingham Children’s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
  1. Correspondence to:
 Dr S Verma, Birmingham Children’s Hospital, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham, B4 6NH, UK


Schistosomiasis, although the commonest cause of haematuria worldwide, often remains undiagnosed and is yet easily treated. An 8 year old boy with macroscopic, end stream haematuria is presented in whom the diagnosis was made only after some delay.

  • haematuria
  • schistosomiasis

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