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Academic Journal of Medicine & Health Sciences, 2020, 1(1); doi: 10.25236/AJMHS.2020.010110.

Study on the Oxamniquine


Yetong Song

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Yetong Song

Vanke Meisha Academy,Shenzhen, Guangdong,518000,China


This paper mentions what is Schistosoma and schistosomiasis and the development and mechanism of action of the medicine—Oxamniquine


Schistosoma, schistosomiasis, and Oxamniquine

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Yetong Song. Study on the Oxamniquine. Academic Journal of Medicine & Health Sciences (2020) Vol. 1, Issue 1: 60-68. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJMHS.2020.010110.


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