IRANIAN JOURNAL OF PARASITOLOGY, vol.5, no.2, pp.52-59, 2010 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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IRANIAN JOURNAL OF PARASITOLOGY
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Toxocariasis, Seroprevalence, Risk factors, Turkey, LINKED-IMMUNOSORBENT-ASSAY, SEROPREVALENCE, EPIDEMIOLOGY, CHILDREN, CANIS, INFECTION, TOXOCAROSIS, DIAGNOSIS, ASTHMA, AREA
Background: Toxocariasis is a common disease around the world. Our objective was to determine Toxocara seroprevalence in humans in the city of Isparta, Southwest Turkey, in respect of some determinants such as age, socio-economic level, residence in city center or rural area etc.