Seroprevalence and risk factors of Toxocara infection among children in Shandong and Jilin provinces, China.

Abstract

This cross-sectional study was aimed to investigate the Toxocara serology in children in Shandong and Jilin provinces, China using an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA). The overall Toxocara seroprevalence among the study population (n=1458) was 19.3%, sick children (26.4%) had significantly higher seroprevalence than clinically healthy children (14… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2015.09.008

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@article{Cong2015SeroprevalenceAR, title={Seroprevalence and risk factors of Toxocara infection among children in Shandong and Jilin provinces, China.}, author={Wei Cong and Qing-feng Meng and Hai-Long You and Na Zhou and Xiao-yan Dong and Wei Dong and Xiangyang Wang and Ai-dong Qian and Xing-Quan Zhu}, journal={Acta tropica}, year={2015}, volume={152}, pages={215-9} }