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Table 2 Results of direct agglutination test (DAT) for Toxoplasma gondii in cattle in Poland

From: Toxoplasma gondii infection in slaughtered pigs and cattle in Poland: seroprevalence, molecular detection and characterization of parasites in meat

Regionn/NSeroprevalence (%)95% CITitre range (%)a
40–60180–5401620–4000≥ 6000
Dolnośląskie5/5010.04.4–21.48.02.000
Kujawsko-Pomorskie9/1346.73.6–12.35.20.70.70
Lubelskie21/11518.312.3–26.318.3000
Łódzkie13/1508.75.1–14.35.32.70.70
Małopolskie11/1567.14.0–12.21.31.34.50
Mazowieckie54/12144.6*36.1–53.530.614.000
Opolskie0/2100.0–15.50000
Podkarpackie13/1608.14.8–13.44.43.800
Podlaskie39/13928.1*21.3–36.020.15.02.90
Pomorskie14/1957.24.3–11.75.60.51.00
Świętokrzyskie7/2003.51.7–7.12.51.000
Śląskie61/29920.4*16.2–25.317.12.70.70
Warmińsko-Mazurskie34/12527.2*20.2–35.623.23.20.80
Wielkopolskie25/3996.34.3–9.15.00.50.80
Zachodniopomorskie7/1474.82.3–9.53.41.400
Total313/241113.011.7–14.49.72.40.90
  1. aPercent value in relation to the total number of animals examined in a given region
  2. *Significant differences in percentages of positive results in comparison with other regions of Poland (P < 0.05)
  3. Abbreviations: n, number of seropositive animals; N, number of animals tested; CI, confidence interval