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Table 1 Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in chickens, ducks, and geese in Shenyang, northeastern China by the modified agglutination test (MAT)

From: Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in slaughtered chickens, ducks, and geese in Shenyang, northeastern China

Animal   No. tested No. with anti-T. gondiiantibodies Total Prevalence
species    1:25 1:50 1:100 1:200 1:400 positive (%)
Chicken FR 206 16 4 0 0 3 23 11.2
Caged 296 13 1 0 0 0 14 4.7
  Total 502 29 5 0 0 3 37 5.8
Duck FR 122 12 1 1 1 0 15 12.3
Caged 146 9 2 0 0 0 11 7.5
  Total 268 21 3 1 1 0 26 7.8
Goose FR 45 2 2 0 0 0 4 8.9
Caged 83 4 0 0 1 0 5 6.0
  Total 128 6 2 0 1 0 9 4.7
  1. FR: Free-range.