Survey for toxoplasmosis in wild and domestic animals from Norway and Sweden.

@article{Kapperud1978SurveyFT,
  title={Survey for toxoplasmosis in wild and domestic animals from Norway and Sweden.},
  author={Georg Kapperud},
  journal={Journal of wildlife diseases},
  year={1978},
  volume={14 2},
  pages={157-62}
}
Fifty-nine of 1250 (4.7%) wild and domestic animals from Norway and Sweden had positive dye-test titers (greater than or equal to 1:8) for antibody against Toxoplasma gondii. A dye-test titer of 1:8 (30-40 i.u.) or higher was detected in 3 of 732 small rodents (0.4%), 21 of 87 domestic cats (24%), 9 of 29 red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) (31%), 2 of 2 domesticated arctic foxes (Alopex lagopus), 12 of 99 red deer (Cervus elaphus) (12%), 5 of 8 roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) (63%) and in 7 of 34 wild… CONTINUE READING