Near new RTO office, Prashant Nagar B, Opp. BOSCH Car Service Center, Behind Keerti Nursing College, Outer Ring Road,
Gulbarga [Clinic Timings:10:30am-2:30pm & 5:30pm-8:30pm] [wednesday & thursday -holiday]
A chronic infection, Schistosomiasis is caused by the Schistosoma parasite. The parasite transforms into an adult form in the liver and the lungs after living in the skin in the earlier stages. Rashes, fever, chills, stomach cramps and blood in the urine are symptoms of this disease. In some cases, corticosteroids is administered. Complications such as seizures, kidney blockage and bladder cancer can arise from this disorder.
HOW IS SCHISTOSOMIASIS DIAGNOSED?
Almost 100,000 cases of this condition are diagnosed per year.