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Research Article

Individual Correlates of Podoconiosis in Areas of Varying Endemicity: A Case-Control Study

  • Yordanos B. Molla mail,

    jordi_belayneh@yahoo.com

    Affiliations: Department of Earth Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Falmer, Brighton, United Kingdom

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  • Jennifer S. Le Blond,

    Affiliations: Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Falmer, Brighton, United Kingdom, Department of Earth Sciences, Natural History Museum, London, United Kingdom

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  • Nicola Wardrop,

    Affiliation: Geography and Environment, University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Southampton, United Kingdom

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  • Peter Baxter,

    Affiliation: Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

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  • Peter M. Atkinson,

    Affiliation: Geography and Environment, University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Southampton, United Kingdom

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  • Melanie J. Newport,

    Affiliation: Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Falmer, Brighton, United Kingdom

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  • Gail Davey

    Affiliation: Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Falmer, Brighton, United Kingdom

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  • Published: December 05, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002554

About the Authors

Yordanos B. Molla
Department of Earth Sciences, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Yordanos B. Molla, Jennifer S. Le Blond, Melanie J. Newport, Gail Davey
Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Falmer, Brighton, United Kingdom
Jennifer S. Le Blond
Department of Earth Sciences, Natural History Museum, London, United Kingdom
Nicola Wardrop, Peter M. Atkinson
Geography and Environment, University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Southampton, United Kingdom
Peter Baxter
Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

Email: jordi_belayneh@yahoo.com

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: YBM MJN GD. Performed the experiments: YBM JSLB GD. Analyzed the data: YBM GD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YBM JSLB PMA PB MJN NW GD. Wrote the paper: YBM JSLB PMA PB MJN NW GD.