Journal of
Parasitology and Vector Biology

  • Abbreviation: J. Parasitol. Vector Biol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2510
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPVB
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 191

Full Length Research Paper

Cross sectional study on prevalence of malaria case and malaria infection in children under 15 years after the military crisis in Bouake, Côte d’Ivoire

Serge-Brice ASSI
  • Serge-Brice ASSI
  • Malaria and Anopheles Research Unit, Pierre Richet Institute/National Public Health Institute, Côte d’Ivoire.
  • Google Scholar
Lacinan OUATTARA
  • Lacinan OUATTARA
  • Microbiology and Food Biotechnology Laboratory, University Nangui Abrogoua, Côte d’Ivoire.
  • Google Scholar
Bertin Ncho TCHIEKOI
  • Bertin Ncho TCHIEKOI
  • Malaria and Anopheles Research Unit, Pierre Richet Institute/National Public Health Institute, Côte d’Ivoire.
  • Google Scholar
Offianan Andre TOURE
  • Offianan Andre TOURE
  • Malaria Unit, Pasteur Institute, Côte d’Ivoire.
  • Google Scholar
Franck REMOUE
  • Franck REMOUE
  • MIVEGEC, University of Montpellier, IRD, CNRS, France.
  • Google Scholar
Kalou Dibert ZIKA
  • Kalou Dibert ZIKA
  • Medical Sciences Training and Research Unit, University Alassane Ouattara, Côte d’Ivoire.
  • Google Scholar
Norbert Lingue KOUASSI
  • Norbert Lingue KOUASSI
  • Malaria and Anopheles Research Unit, Pierre Richet Institute/National Public Health Institute, Côte d’Ivoire.
  • Google Scholar
Issa COULIBALY
  • Issa COULIBALY
  • Malaria and Anopheles Research Unit, Pierre Richet Institute/National Public Health Institute, Côte d’Ivoire.
  • Google Scholar
Raphael N’GUESSAN
  • Raphael N’GUESSAN
  • Malaria and Anopheles Research Unit, Pierre Richet Institute/National Public Health Institute, Côte d’Ivoire.
  • Google Scholar
Akre Maurice ADJA
  • Akre Maurice ADJA
  • Biosciences Training and Research Unit, University Félix Houphouët Boigny, Côte d’Ivoire.
  • Google Scholar


  •  Received: 06 April 2022
  •  Accepted: 28 June 2022
  •  Published: 31 July 2022

References

Achidi EA, Apinjoh TO, Mbunwe E, Besingi R, Yafi CN, Wenjighe Awah N, Ajua A, Anchang (2008). Febrile status, malaria parasitaemia and gastrointestinal helminthiasis in school children resident at different altitudes. Annal of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology 102(2):103-18. 
Crossref

 

Afrane YA, Klinkenberg E, Drechsel P, Owusu-Daaku K, Garms R, Kruppa T (2004). Does irrigated urban agriculture influence the transmission of malaria in the city of Kumasi, Ghana? Acta Tropica 89:125-134.

 
 

Aida SB, Tolla N, Alphonse BT, Deme AB, Mamadou AD, Mame CS, Khadim D, Mamane NG, Mouhamadou N and Daouda N (2021). High prevalence of asymptomatic Plasmodium infection in Bandafassi, South?East Senegal. Malaria Journal 20:218.

 
 

Assi S, Aba Y, Yavo J, Nguessan A, Tchiekoi N, San N, Bissagnene E, Duparc S, Lameyre V, Tanoh M (2017). Safety of a fixed-dose combination of artesunate and amodiaquine for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in real-life conditions of use in Côte d'Ivoire. Malaria Journal 3:16(1):8.
Crossref

 
 

Assi SB, Ouattara L, Adja AM Djaman AJ (2010). Parasitological and medical access of urban malaria epidemiology in Adzopé city (Côte d'Ivoire) through a cost seasonal study during dry and rainy season. American-Eurasian Journal of Scientific Research 5 (2) 94-100.

 
 

Bassa FK, Ouattara M, Silué KD, Adiossan LG, Baikoro N, Koné S, N'Goran EK (2016). Epidemiology of malaria in the Taabo health and demographic surveillance system, south-central Côte d'Ivoire. Malaria Journal 15(1):1-11.

 
 

Becker SL, Sieto B, Silue KD, Adjossan l, Koné S, Hatz C, Kern WV, N'Goran EK, Utzinger J (2011). Diagnosis, clinical features, and self-reported morbidity of Strongyloides stercoralis and hookworm infection in a co-endemic setting. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 5:e1292. 
Crossref

 
 

Bonfoh B, Raso G, Koné I, Dao D, Girardin O, Cissé G, Zinsstag J, Utzinger J, Tanner M (2011). Research in a war zone. Nature 474:569-571.
Crossref

 
 

Cohen JM, Ernst KC, Lindblade KA, Vulule JM, John CC, Wilson ML (2008). Topography derived wetness indices are associated with household-level malaria risk in two communities in the western Kenyan highlands. Malaria Journal 7:40. 
Crossref

 
 

Cucunubá ZM, Guerra AP, Rahirant SJ, Rivera JA, Cortés LJ, Nicholls RS (2008). Asymptomatic Plasmodium spp. infection in Tierralta, Colombia. Memorias Instituto Oswaldo Cruz 103:668-673.

 
 

De Beaudrap P, Nabasumba C, Grandesso F, Turyakira E, Schramm B, Boum Y and Etard JF (2011). Heterogeneous decrease in malaria prevalence in children over a six-year period in south-western Uganda. Malaria Journal 10:132.

 
 

Diakité NR, Adja AM, Von Stamm T, Utzinger J, N'Goran EK (2010). Situation épidémiologique avant la mise en eau du barrage hydroagricole de cinq villages de Bouaké, centre Côte d'Ivoire. Bulletin de la Société de Pathologie Exotique 103:22-28.

 
 

Donnelly MJ, McCall PJ, Lengeler C, Bates I, D'Alessandro U, Barnish G, Mutero C (2005). Malaria and urbanization in sub-Saharan Africa. Malaria Journal 4(12):1-5.

 
 

Dossou-Yovo J, Doannio JMC, Diarrassouba S and Chauvancy G (1998). Impact d'aménagements de rizières sur la transmission du paludisme dans la ville de Bouaké, Côte d'Ivoire. Bulletin de la Société de Pathologie Exotique 91(4):327-33).

 
 

Dossou-Yovo J, Ouattara A, Doannio J, Riviere F, Chauvancy G, Meunier J (1994). Aspect du paludisme dans un village de savane humide de Cote d'Ivoire. Medecine Tropicale 54:331-6.

 
 

EDS-CI. Institut National de la Statistique: ICF International: Enquête démographique et de santé et à indicateurs multiples Côte d'Ivoire (EDS-MICS) 2011-2012 (2013). Calverton, Maryland, USA: INS and ICF International.

 
 

Erhart A, Thang ND, Hung NQ, le Toi V, le Hung X, Tuy TQ, Cong le D, Speybroeck N, Coosemans M, D'Alessandro U (2004). Forest malaria in Vietnam: a challenge for control. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 70:110-8.

 
 

Glinz D, N'Guessan NA, Utzinger J, N'Goran EK (2010). High prevalence of Strongyloides stercoralis among schoolchildren in rural Côte d'Ivoire. Journal of Parasitology (96):431-3.

 
 

Govoetchan R, Gnanguenon V, Azondékon R, Agossa FR, Sovi A, Oké-Agbo F, Ossè R, Akogbéto M (2014). Evidence for perennial malaria in rural and urban areas under the Sudanianclimate of Kandi, Northeastern Benin. Parasites and Vectors 7:79 doi:10.1186/1756-3305-7-79
Crossref

 
 

Greenwood BM, Bradley AK, Greenwood AM, Byass P, Jameh K, Marsh K, Tulloch S, Oldfield FS, Hayes P (1987). Mortality and morbidity from malaria among children in a rural area of the Gambia, West Africa. Transaction of Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 81:478-486.

 
 

Hay SI, Cox J, Rogers DJ, Randolph SE, Stern DI, Shanks GD, Myers MF, Snow RW (2002). Climate change and the resurgence of malaria in the East African highlands. Nature 415(6874):905-909.

 
 

Hay SI, Guerra CA, Tatem AJ, Atkinson PM and Snow RW (2005). Urbanization, malaria transmission and disease burden in Africa. Nature Reviews Microbiology 3(1):81-90.

 
 

Henry M-C, Rogier C, Nzeyimana I, Assi SB, Dossou-Yovo J, Audibert Mathonnat J, Keundjan A, Akodo E, Teuscher T, Carnevale P. (2003). Inland Valley rice production systems and malaria infection and disease in the Savannah of Côte d'Ivoire. Tropical Medicine & International Health8 (3):449-58. 

 
 

Kabir MM, Naher S, Islam A, Karim A, Rasid MH, Laskar SI (2014). Vector control using ITN/ITN: reduction of malaria morbidity in Bengladesh. Malaria Journal 13(1):1-1.

 
 

Kaiser K, Matuschewski K, Camargo N, Ross J, Kappe SH (2004). Differential transcriptome profiling identifies Plasmodium genes encoding preerythrocytic stage-specific proteins. Molecular Microbiology 51(5):1221-1232.

 
 

Keating J, Macintyre K, Mbogo C, Githure JI, Beier J (2004). Characterization of potential larval habitats for Anopheles mosquitoes in relation to urban land-use in Malindi, Kenya. International Journal of Health Geographics 3:9.

 
 

Keiser J, Utzinger J, Caldas de Castro M, Smith TA, Tanner M, Singer BH (2004). Urbanization in sub-saharan Africa and implication for malaria control. American Journal of Tropical Medicine Hygiene 71(2):118-127.

 
 

Lengeler C (2004). Insecticide-treated bed nets and curtains for preventing malaria. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2: CD000363.

 
 

Margaret K, Peace NFB, Wisdom KA, Richard O, Wisdom T, Mohammed T, Elvis T, Martin A (2017). Prevalence and factors associated with malaria infection among children under five in urban and rural communities in the Hohoe municipality of Ghana. International Journal of Clinical and Case 1:4:78-88.

 
 

Mmbando BP, Vestergaard LS, Kitua AY, Andrew Y Kitua, Lemnge MM, Thor G Theander TG, John PA Lusingu (2010). A progressive declining in the burden of malaria in north-eastern Tanzania. Malaria Journal 9:216.

 
 

Moiroux N, Boussari O, Djènontin A, Damien G, Cottrell G, Henry MC, Guis H, Corbel V (2012) Dry Season Determinants of Malaria Disease and Net Use in Benin, West Africa. PLoS ONE 7(1):e30558.
Crossref

 
 

Mvumbi DM, Bobanga TL, Melin P, De Mol P, Kayembe JM, Situakibanza HN, Mvumbi GL, Nsibu CN, Umesumbu SE and Hayette MP (2016). High prevalence of Plasmodium falciparum infection in asymptomatic individuals from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Malaria Research and Treatment 5405802.
Crossref

 
 

National Malaria Control Programme (NMCP) (NMCP) (2014). Directive de prise en charge du paludisme en Côte d'Ivoire. Manuel de l'apprenant: 30 p

 
 

Owusu-Agyei S, Koram KA, Baird JK, Utz GC, Binka FN, Nkrumah FK, Fryauff DJ, Hoffman SL (2001). Incidence of symptomatic and asymptomatic Plasmodium falciparum infection following curative therapy in adult residents of Northern Ghana. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 65(3):197-203. 
Crossref

 
 

Porras Ramirez A, Buitrago JIG, González JPP, Moráles AH, Frequency Carrasquilla G (2014). Tendency of malaria in Colombia, 1990 to 2011: a descriptive study. Malaria Journal 13(1):1-6.

 
 

Reza YM, Taghi RM (2011). Prevalence of malaria infection in Sarbaz, Sistan and Bluchistan province. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 1:491-492.

 
 

Righetti AA, Koua AYG, Adiossan LG, Glinz D, Hurrell RF, N'Goran EK, Niamké S, Wegmüller R and Utzinger J (2012). Etiology of anemia among infants, school-aged children, and young nonpregnant women in different settings of south-central Côte d'Ivoire. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 87(3):425-434. 
Crossref

 
 

Robert V, Macintyre K, Keating J, Trape JF, Duchemin JB, M W, Beier JC (2003). Malaria transmission in urban sub-saharan Africa. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 68(2):169-176.

 
 

Tadesse E, Workalemahu B, Shimelis T (2016). Diagnostic performance evaluation of the SD Bioline malaria antigen ag Pf/Pan test in a malaria endemic area of southern Ethiopia. Revista Instituto Medicina Tropical Sao Paulo 58:59.

 
 

The malERA Refresh Consultative Panel on Characterising the Reservoir and Measuring Transmission (2017). An updated research agenda for characterizing the reservoir and measuring transmission in malaria elimination and eradication. PLoS Medicine 14:e1002452.

 
 

Wang S, Lengeler C, Smith TA, Vounatsou P, Cisse G and Tanner M (2006). Rapid Urban Malaria Appraisal (RUMA) III: epidemiology of urban malaria in the municipality of Yopougon (Abidjan). Malaria Journal 5:29.

 
 

Wanji S, Kengne-Ouafo AJ, Eyong EEJ, Kimbi HK, Tendongfor N, Ndamukong-Nyanga JL, Nana-Djeunga HC, Bourguinat C, Sofeu-Feugaing DD and Charvet CL (2012). Genetic Diversity of Plasmodium falciparum Merozoite Surface Protein-1 Block 2 in Sites of Contrasting Altitudes and Malaria Endemicities in the Mount Cameroon Region. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 86(5):764-774.
Crossref

 
 

World Health Organization (WHO) (2010) World Malaria Report 2010. Geneva: World Health Organization.

 
 

World Malaria Report (2020). 20 years of global progress and challenges. Geneva: World Health Organization. Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO.

 
 

Yavo W, Menan EIH, Adjetey TAK, Barro Kiki PC, Nigue L, Konan YJ, Nebavi NGF and Kone M (2002). In vivo sensitivity of Plasmodium falciparum to 4 amino quinoleines and pyrimethamine-sulfadoxine in Agou (Côte d'Ivoire). Pathologie Biologie 50(3):184-188.

 
 

Zimmerman PA, Mehlotra RK, Kasehagen LJ, Kazura JW (2004). Why do we need to know more about mixed Plasmodium species infections in humans? Trends Parasitology 20(9):440-447.