Distribution of anti-Toxoplasma gondii antibodies among Orang Asli (aborigines) in Peninsular Malaysia.

@article{Hakim1994DistributionOA,
  title={Distribution of anti-Toxoplasma gondii antibodies among Orang Asli (aborigines) in Peninsular Malaysia.},
  author={S. Lokman Hakim and T Radzan and M Nazma},
  journal={The Southeast Asian journal of tropical medicine and public health},
  year={1994},
  volume={25 3},
  pages={485-9}
}
The distribution of anti-toxoplasma antibodies among the aborigines in Malaysia and its association with other soil transmitted infections and eosinophilia were studied. A total of 415 serum samples were collected and tested by IFA test. Overall prevalence was 10.6%, lower than previously reported. The antibody titers showed a unimodal distribution peaking at 1:8 dilution. There was a higher proportion of high antibody titer (> 1:128) in the adult compared to the children with no significant… CONTINUE READING

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