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Table 4 Incidence of toxoplasmosis on seroconversion or acute markers rates in different Serological studies in Colombia (1994–2014)

From: An overview of seventy years of research (1944 – 2014) on toxoplasmosis in Colombia, South America

Population studied Location No. tested Incidence (%) Reference
Pregnant women Medellin 120 8.3 [9]
Newborns Bogotá 1320 1.4 [18]
Pregnant women Armenia 896 1.3 [19]
Pregnant women Quindío 933 1.6 [21]
Pregnant women Sincelejo 100 2.0 [33]
Ophthalmic patients Bogotá 25 12.0 [34]
Veterinarians Villavicencio 86 4.6 [35]
Ophthalmic patients Armenia 9 11.1 [26]
Pregnant women Villavicencio 300 11.0 [24]
Pregnant women Cali 995 2.8 [25]
Handlers in slaughterhouses Bogotá 400 2.8 [37]
Bucaramanga
Medellin
Monteria
Villavicencio
Newborns (seven regions of the country) Armenia 15333 0.5-6.2 [10]
Barranquilla
Bogotá
Bucaramanga
Cúcuta
Florencia
Rioacha
Asymptomatic population Tuquerres 240 4.2 [29]
Tumaco