Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection among pre-schoolchildren aged 1-5 years in the Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe, Western Africa.

@article{Fan2006SeroprevalenceOT,
  title={Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection among pre-schoolchildren aged 1-5 years in the Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe, Western Africa.},
  author={C. Kenneth Fan and Chien-Ching Hung and K Su and Fung-Chang Sung and H H Chiou and Vilfrido Gil and Maria da Conceicao dos Reis Ferreira and Jose Manuel de Carvalho and Claudina Cruz and Yu-Kuan Lin and Lian-Fen Tseng and Ke-Yun Sao and Wen-Cheun Chang and Hung-Shue Lan and Shing-Hsien Chou},
  journal={Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene},
  year={2006},
  volume={100 5},
  pages={446-9}
}
The prevalence status of Toxoplasma gondii infection in children of the Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe (DRSTP), Western Africa, is unknown to date. A serologic survey of T. gondii infection among pre-schoolchildren aged <5 years in the DRSTP was assessed by the latex agglutination (LA) test from November 2003 to March 2004. The overall… CONTINUE READING