Seroprevalence and risk factors for brucellosis in a high-risk group of individuals in Bangladesh.

@article{Rahman2012SeroprevalenceAR,
  title={Seroprevalence and risk factors for brucellosis in a high-risk group of individuals in Bangladesh.},
  author={A K M Anisur Rahman and Berkvens Dirk and David Fretin and Claude Saegerman and Muzahed Uddin Ahmed and Noor Fadzlina binti Muhammad and Akram Hossain and Emmanuel Abatih},
  journal={Foodborne pathogens and disease},
  year={2012},
  volume={9 3},
  pages={190-7}
}
Brucellosis is an occupational hazard of livestock farmers, dairy workers, veterinarians, slaughterhouse workers, and laboratory personnel, all of whom are considered to belong to the high-risk occupational group (HROG). A study was undertaken to determine the seroprevalence of brucellosis, identify risk factors associated with brucellosis seropositivity, and detect Brucella at genus level using real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) among people in the HROG in the Dhaka division of… CONTINUE READING

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