Schistosomiasis risk is present in the described areas only:
Libya has implemented Schistosomiasis control and elimination programs resulting in reduced prevalence of the disease. S. mansoni cases have been reported in the area of Tawergha (approximately 50 km south of Misrata). S. haematobium has been reported in Al Fuqaha.
Risk of Schistosomiasis caused by: Schistosoma haematobium, Schistosoma mansoni
The main intermediate host snail is: Bulinus truncatus, Bulinus globosus, Biomphalaria alexandrina