1887

oa Central African Journal of Medicine - Dairy cows as reservoirs of Coxiella burnetii in Zimbabwe

Volume 39, Issue 10
  • ISSN : 0008-9176

 

Abstract

Sera obtained from 274 dairy cows in commercial dairies around Zimbabwe were examined by indirect immunofluorescence for antibodies reactive with phase II Coxiella burnetii antigens. Overall, 41 pc of the cows were reactive at a titre of 1/40 or greater with the seroprevalence in dairies varying from 33-75 pc. The implications for human and animal health are discussed.

Loading full text...

Full text loading...

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/CAJM/39/10/AJA00089176_35
1993-10-01
2019-08-19

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error