[Seroepidemiological investigation of various tissue helminthiasis, by means of indirect hemagglutination test, in Lonquimay County, Chile].

@article{Aliaga1994SeroepidemiologicalIO,
  title={[Seroepidemiological investigation of various tissue helminthiasis, by means of indirect hemagglutination test, in Lonquimay County, Chile].},
  author={Frederick Aliaga and M CContreras and Y Mercado and H Stegmeier and J Ibacache and Reynaldo Vargas and J Nova and J Nanco and Jorge Neira and Eliseo Paredes},
  journal={Boletin chileno de parasitologia},
  year={1994},
  volume={49 1-2},
  pages={43-5}
}
In order to have a present perspective on the prevalence on the epidemiology of some tissue helminthiasis in Lonquimay County, southern Chile, in 1993 a seroepidemiological survey, by means of an indirect hemagglutination test (IHAT) for hydatidosis, cysticercosis and trichinosis was undertaken. In 11 (1.2%), 10 (1.1%) and 6 (0.6%) out of 945 examined persons, most of them from rural areas, the corresponding IHAT resulted positive. Additionally, radiographic and ecotomographical studies for… CONTINUE READING