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Table 7 Onchocerca volvulus infection in the sentinel communities, North-east focus, Venezuela

From: Interruption of Onchocerca volvulus transmission in Northern Venezuela

Community Survey period Prevalence of skin mf (%) Community Microfilariae Load (CMFL) Prevalence of MFC (%) Prevalence of MFAC (%)
La Carapa 2001 3.0 0.03 2.3 2.3
2005 3.6 0.03 0.0 0.0
2009 0.7 0.004 0.0 0.8
2012 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0
Voladero 2001 3.0 0.02 - -
2005 4.0 0.02 - -
2009 2.5 0.01 - -
2012 0.0 0.00 - -
Santa Marta 2001 3.0 0.03 - -
2005 4.2 0.07 - -
2009 0.7 0.01 - -
2012 0.0 0.00 - -
Caituco 2001 15.0 0.12 - -
2005 6.8 0.05 - -
2009 4.8 0.04 - -
2012 0.0 0.00 - -
La Cuesta 2001 3.0 0.01 - -
2005 1.7 0.01 - -
2009 0.7 0.01 - -
2012 0.0 0.01 - -