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Recife - Wikipedia
Key words: Road traffic accidents are an important Public Health issue, because of their great impact on the population's profile of morbidity and mortality. There is an estimative of 1. From to , Brazil registered a progressive growth in mortality due to road traffic accidents; most of the victims were men, in the age group, and motorcyclists. In , the state of Pernambuco registered 1, deaths due to road traffic accidents.
Schistosomiasis, a parasitic disease caused by Schistosoma mansoni , can progress to the chronic form - such as hepatic-intestinal, hepatic, hepatosplenic forms - and to complicated forms - vasculopulmonary, glomerulopathy, neurological, pseudoneoplasic or lymphoprolific disease -, and can cause death. In view of the magnitude of its prevalence and the severity of its clinical forms, schistosomiasis is characterized as an important Public Health problem in Brazil. Schistossoma mansoni. Esquistossomoses humanas. Rio de Janeiro: