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Table 4 Overall antibody prevalence and titer range in the study (SG) and control (CG) groups

From: Clinical evaluation of outdoor cats exposed to ectoparasites and associated risk for vector-borne infections in southern Italy

Antigen Number of seroreactive cats (%) SG positive % (titer range) CG positive % (titer range)
B. henselae 90 (45.7) 49.2 (64–4096) 38 (64–2048)
R. conorii* 96 (48.7) 55.2* (64–2048) 35* (64–2048)
E. canis 32 (16.2) 15.7 (50–1600) 17.5 (50–1600)
B. microti a 40 (20.3) 17.9 25.4
A. phagocytophilum 53 (26.9) 29.1 (50–400) 22.2 (50–400)
L. infantum 19 (9.6) 7.5 (80–160) 11.1 (80–320)
  1. *Significant difference of prevalence between SG and CG
  2. aTiter not determined