Seroprevalence of holders farms for eastern equine encephalitis and western equine encephalomyelitis in Uruará Municipality, Pará State, Northen Brazil
Keywords:Prevalence, Equine, Holders farms, Encephalomyelitis, Eastern equine, Western equine, nut oil
AbstractThe aim of this study was to verify the prevalence of herds with EEEV and WEEV infected animals, in Uruará municipal district, Pará State-Brazil. In view of that, the serum neutralization test was utilized. The following prevalence of positive herds were observed: 17 positive herds for EEEV out of 32 herds, therefore, prevalence is 53.12% (IC 35.03 - 70.49%). One positive herd was found for WEEV out of the 32 studied herds, thus performing 3.12% (IC 0.16 - 18.00%) prevalence. The prevalence of serum reactors animals were observed: 27,37% (IC 15,33 - 39,21%), WEE 1,05% (IC 0,06 - 6,78%).
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Heinemann, M. B., Souza, M. do C. C., Cortez, A., Ferreira, F., Homem, V. S. F., Ferreira-Neto, J. S., Soares, R. M., Cunha, E. M. S., & Richtzenhain, L. J. (2006). Seroprevalence of holders farms for eastern equine encephalitis and western equine encephalomyelitis in Uruará Municipality, Pará State, Northen Brazil. Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Research and Animal Science, 43(supl.), 137-139. https://doi.org/10.11606/issn.1678-4456.bjvras.2006.26546
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