Visceral larva migrans: a seroepidemiological survey in five municipalities of São Paulo state, Brazil.

@article{Chieffi1990VisceralLM,
  title={Visceral larva migrans: a seroepidemiological survey in five municipalities of S{\~a}o Paulo state, Brazil.},
  author={Pedro Paulo Chieffi and Mirthes Ueda and Eide Dias Camargo and Admar Moraes de Souza and Maria Lenise Silva Guedes and L J Gerbi and M Spir and Adriana da Silva Rezende Moreira},
  journal={Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de Sao Paulo},
  year={1990},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={204-10}
}
An enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA), employing antigens from Toxocara canis larvae and the absortion of suspected sera with Ascaris lumbricoides extracts was used in a seroepidemiological study performed in five municipalities of São Paulo State, Brazil (São Paulo, Campinas, Santos, Marília and Presidente Prudente) in order to determine the frequency of antibodies to Toxocara. In 2,025 blood samples collected, 806 proceeded from male subjects and 1,219 from females; 483 samples were… CONTINUE READING

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