S CHISTOSOMIASIS. D A C OSTA , S HAQUICE A. History. Once known as bilharzia . It was named after Theodor Maximilian Bilharz . 1 st to describe the ailment in men in 1851 at the Kasr -el- Aini in Cairo, Egypt.
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Mainly anyone in contact/sustained with infested waters.
ie. Farmers, women washing clothes, and children
Comes in forms for human and for fish tanks/ponds