[Prevalence and incidence in Albacete, Spain, of Toxoplasma gondii infection in women of childbearing age: differences between immigrant and non-immigrant (2001-2007)].

@article{Alvarez2008PrevalenceAI,
  title={[Prevalence and incidence in Albacete, Spain, of Toxoplasma gondii infection in women of childbearing age: differences between immigrant and non-immigrant (2001-2007)].},
  author={Joaqu{\'i}n Bartolom{\'e} Alvarez and Mar{\'i}a Mart{\'i}nez Serrano and Laura Moreno Parrado and Santiago Lorente Ortu{\~n}o and Mar{\'i}a Dolores Crespo S{\'a}nchez},
  journal={Revista espanola de salud publica},
  year={2008},
  volume={82 3},
  pages={
          333-42
        }
}
BACKGROUND Strategies to prevent congenital toxoplasmosis must be adapted to the local epidemiology of Toxoplasma gondii infection. The objective of this study was to know the prevalence and the incidence of T. gondii infection in women of childbearing age in Albacete. METHODS The source of information was the database of the Microbiology Laboratory of the Albacete General Hospital. To know the prevalence we reviewed the results of T. gondii IgG determinations from pregnant women living in… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 35 REFERENCES

Toxoplasmosis en el embarazo: nuevas técnicas diagnósticas

  • JC Rodríguez, MJ Alcántara, G. Royo
  • Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin
  • 1996
Highly Influential
1 Excerpt

Toxoplasma gondii

  • JG Montoya, JA Kovacs, JS. Remington
  • Enfermedades Infecciosas. Principios y Práctica…
  • 2006

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…