Seropositivity of toxoplasmosis among reproductive-age women in Malatya, Turkey.

@article{Durmaz1995SeropositivityOT,
  title={Seropositivity of toxoplasmosis among reproductive-age women in Malatya, Turkey.},
  author={Riza Durmaz and Beng{\"u}l Durmaz and Inge C. Q. Tas and Mohamed Rafiq},
  journal={Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology},
  year={1995},
  volume={25 3},
  pages={693-8}
}
A total of 996 sera from women between the ages of 17-45 years were examined for Toxoplasma gondii; IgG and IgM antibodies by solid-phase-enzyme immunoassay. The overall prevalence of toxoplasmosis was found to be 39.9%. Of 996 women, 396 (39.6%) had specific IgG, 26 (2.6%) had both IgG and IgM, and 3 (0.3%) had only IgM antibodies. The results obtained in… CONTINUE READING