Seroprevalence Survey of Chikungunya Virus in Bagan Panchor,Malaysia. American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 83: 1245-1248.

@article{Ayu2010SeroprevalenceSO,
  title={Seroprevalence Survey of Chikungunya Virus in Bagan Panchor,Malaysia. American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 83: 1245-1248.},
  author={Said Mas Ayu and Li Rong Lai and Yoke Fun Chan and Ahmad Hatim and Noran Naqiah Hairi and Asiah Ayob and I-Ching Sam},
  journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene},
  year={2010},
  volume={83 6},
  pages={1245-8}
}
In 2006, an outbreak of Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) of the Asian genotype affected over 200 people in Bagan Panchor village in Malaysia. One year later, a post-outbreak survey was performed to determine attack rate, asymptomatic rate, and post-infection sequelae. Findings were compared with recent CHIKV outbreaks of the Central/East African genotype. A total of 180 residents were interviewed for acute symptoms and post-infection physical quality of life and depressive symptoms. Sera from 72… CONTINUE READING

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