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Table 1 Publications included for meta-analysis with diagnostic methods and population characteristics

From: A systematic review and meta-analysis of Toxoplasma gondii infection among the Mexican population

Sequence Year First Author State Municipality Test Category Number of cases Positive cases Prevalence (%) Reference
1 1951 BiagiF. Tamaulipas Tampico STA GP 231 108 47 [16]
2 1952 Biagi F. México Mexico STA IC 155 58 37.4 [49]
3 1952 Bustos C. Veracruz Orizaba STA GP 86 31 51 [17]
4 1953 Biagi F. Campeche Escarcega STA GP 132 76 56.8 [18]
5 1953 Varela G. Estado de Mexico Toluca STA GP 500 81 16 [19]
6   Varela G. Mexico México STA CM 116 19 16 [19]
7   Varela G. Mexico México STA CM 47 7 14.8 [19]
8   Varela G. Mexico México STA CM 102 13 12.7 [19]
9   Varela G.   Zoquiapan STA IC 107 13 14 [19]
10 1954 Gutierrez E.B. México México CFT MI 58 14 24.14 [53]
11 1955 Varela G. Mexico México SF GP 60 16 26.7 [20]
12   Varela G. Michoacan N.E. SF GP 22 6 27.3 [20]
13   Varela G. Mexico México SF GP 104 39 37.5 [20]
14   Varela G. Oaxaca Oaxaca SF GP 276 96 34.8 [20]
15   Varela G. Tamaulipas N.E. SF GP 230 90 39 [20]
16   Varela G. Yucatan N.E. SF GP 17 11 64.7 [20]
17   Varela G. Distrito federal Mexico SF MI 91 54 59 [20]
18   Varela G. Puebla N.E. SF GP 44 41 93.2 [20]
19 1957 Biagi F. México Ixtapalapa, D.F. STA GP 272 37 13.6 [21]
20 1961 Varela G. Baja, California Mexicali SF GP 73 26 35.9 [22]
21   Varela G. Chihuahua Chihuahua SF GP 12 3 25 [22]
22   Varela G. México Distrito Federal SF GP 2,463 783 31.8 [22]
23   Varela G. Hidalgo Apan SF GP 409 117 28.6 [22]
24   Varela G. Estado de Mexico Toluca SF GP 64 15 23.4 [22]
25   Varela G. Michoacan Morelia SF GP 35 11 31.42 [22]
26   Varela G. Morelos Various SF GP 208 54 25.96 [22]
27   Varela G. Nayarit Tepic SF GP 112 25 22.3 [22]
28   Varela G. Oaxaca Oaxaca and Tuxtepec SF GP 546 107 19.59 [22]
29   Varela G. Puebla Puebla SF GP 170 61 35.9 [22]
30   Varela G. Queretaro Various SF GP 90 33 36.66 [22]
31   Varela G. Sinaloa Culiacan SF GP 311 109 35 [22]
32   Varela G. Sinaloa Mazatlan SF GP 100 16 16 [22]
33   Varela G. Tabasco Macuspana SF GP 108 38 35.2 [22]
34   Varela G. Tamaulipas Ciudad Victoria SF GP 220 39 17.7 [22]
35   Varela G. Tamaulipas Nuevo Laredo SF GP 100 28 28 [22]
36   Varela G. Tlaxcala Tlaxcala SF GP 594 144 24.2 [22]
37   Varela G. Veracruz Boca del Rio SF GP 93 36 38.7 [22]
38   Varela G. Veracruz Soconusco SF GP 121 39 32.2 [22]
39   Varela G. Veracruz Veracruz SF GP 125 30 24 [22]
40   Varela G. Yucatan Merida SF GP 17 11 64.7 [22]
41 1962 Carrillo C. México Mexico SF BD 232 73 31.4 [46]
42 1965 Espinosa de los Reyes VM, México Mexico SF PW 329 112 34 [37]
43 1966 Roch E. Distrito Federal México SF MW 2,320 815 35.13 [44]
44 1966 Roch E. Mexico All States SF GP 14,869 4,411 30 [23]
45 1972 Goldsmith RS. Oaxaca Puerto Escondido IHA GP 159 2 1.26 [24]
46 1972 Goldsmith RS. Oaxaca Mixteca Alta IHA GP 114 0 0 [24]
47 1972 Goldsmith RS. Oaxaca Ixtlan IHA GP 48 2 4.2 [24]
48 1972 Goldsmith RS. Oaxaca Región del Valle IHA GP 150 5 3.3 [24]
49 1972 Goldsmith RS. Oaxaca Tehuantepec IHA GP 137 18 13 [24]
50 1974 Biagi F. Mexico México FL WP 367 73 19.9 [35]
51 1986 Fernandez Terrano Tabasco Region de los Rios IFI-G WP 125 75 60 [36]
52 1989 Galvan-Ramirez ML.   Jalisco IFI-G GP 807 25 3.1 [25]
53 1989 Zavala-Velazquez J. Yucatan Merida IFI-G MW 100 47 47 [45]
54 1991 Goldsmith RS. Oaxaca 60 municipalities IHA GP 3,229 124 3.8 [26]
55-86 1991 Velasco- Castrejon O. Mexico All states IFI-G GP 29,279 9,371 32 [27]
87 1995 Galvan-Ramirez ML. Jalisco Guadalajara ELISA-G PW 350 122 34.9 [39]
88   Galvan-Ramirez ML Jalisco Guadalajara ELISA-G MW 105 48 44.9 [39]
89   Galvan-Ramirez ML Jalisco Guadalajara ELISA-G PW 50 13 26.01 [39]
90 1997 Galvan-Ramirez ML Jalisco Guadalajara ELISA-G IC 39 27 69.2 [50]
91   Galvan-Ramirez ML Jalisco Guadalajara ELISA-G IC 53 19 35.8 [50]
92 1997 Tay J. Distrito Fed. México ELISA-G MI 328 125 38 [54]
93 1998 Gongora R. Yucatan Mérida ELISA-G IC 95 45 47 [47]
95   Gongora R. Yucatan Mérida ELISA-G BD 100 69 69 [47]
93 1999 Galvan-Ramirez ML Jalisco Guadalajara ELISA-G ORG 59 38 64 [7]
96 2000 Kelso Santos E. Nuevo Leon Monterrey ELISA-G GP 400 82 20.5 [29]
97 2003 Jaramillo P.J. Estado de Mexico Toluca ELISA-G PW 372 47 12.61 [40]
98 2004 Galvan-Ramirez ML Jalisco Guadalajara ELISA-G PW 30 14 47 [38]
99   Galvan-Ramirez ML Jalisco Guadalajara ELISA-G PW 30 13 43 [38]
100   Galvan-Ramirez ML Jalisco Guadalajara ELISA-G PW 60 17 28.3 [38]
101 2005 Galvan-Ramirez ML Jalisco Guadalajara ELISA-G BD 359 104 29 [5]
102 2006 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durago Guadalajara ELISA-G PW 343 21 6.1 [41]
103 2007 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G BD 432 32 7.4 [48]
104 2008 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G ORG 90 19 21.1 [58]
105   Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G ORG 83 7 8.4 [58]
106 2008 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G GP 187 67 35.8 [30]
107 2008 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G GP 121 20 16.5 [30]
108 2008 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G GP 155 23 14.8 [30]
109 2008 Galvan-Ramirez ML. Jalisco Guadalajara ELISA-G ORG 145 104 72 [6]
110 2009 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Guadalajara ELISA-G PG 439 36 8.2 [42]
111 2009 Cañedo-Solares I. Distrito Federal Mexico ELISA-G PG 100 30 30 [43]
112 2010 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G GP 248 22 8 [31]
113 2010 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G GP 61 4 6.6 [56]
114   Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G GP 203 17 8.4 [56]
115   Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G GP 168 10 6.6 [56]
116 2010 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durago Durango ELISA-G GP 152 46 30 [31]
117 2010 Galvan-Ramirez ML Jalisco Guadalajara ELISA-G GP 174 30 17.8 [28]
118 2010 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G CM 85 7 8.2 [51]
119   Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G CM 50 5 10 [51]
120   Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G CM 234 28 12 [51]
121   Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G IC 103 7 6.8 [51]
122 2011 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G ORG 124 8 7 [57]
123 2011 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G MI 50 10 20 [55]
124 2011 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G GP 150 8 5.3 [32]
125 2011 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G IC 75 10 13.3 [52]
126   Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G GP 150 16 10.7 [52]
127 2011 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G GP 1,101 76 6.9 [59]
128   Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G CM 55 9 16.4 [59]
129 2011 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G GP 974 59 6.1 [32]
130 2012 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G GP 133 11 8.3 [33]
131   Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G GP 266 14 5.3 [33]
132 2012 Alvarado-Esquivel C. Durango Durango ELISA-G GP 156 35 22.4 [34]
Total        70,123 19,262   
  1. Skin test antigen (toxoplasmin) (STA); Complement Fixation Test (CF); Latex Flocculation Test (LF); Sabin & Feldman (SF); Indirect Haemagglutination Test (IHA); Enzyme-linked immunosorbet assay and type of antibody detected (ELISA-G), Indirect Immunofluorescence assay and type of antibody detected (IFI-G); General Population (GP); Pregnant Women (PW); Blood Donors (BD); Patients with Comorbidity (CM); Immunocompromised patients (IC); Women with Miscarriages (MW); Mentally-ill patients (MI); Other risk groups (ORG).