Seroepidemiological survey of toxoplasmosis in La Guadeloupe, French West Indies.

@article{Barbier1983SeroepidemiologicalSO,
  title={Seroepidemiological survey of toxoplasmosis in La Guadeloupe, French West Indies.},
  author={Dominique Barbier and Thierry Ancelle and G Martin-Bouyer},
  journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene},
  year={1983},
  volume={32 5},
  pages={935-42}
}
A random survey of 1% of the total population of La Guadeloupe, French West Indies, for toxoplasmosis was carried out. Blood specimens from 3,238 individuals were collected on filter paper strips and tested for Toxoplasma antibodies by the fluorescent antibody technique. Sixty percent were positive. A gradual increase in positivity with increasing age, and… CONTINUE READING