volume 144, issue 11, P287-291 1999
DOI: 10.1136/vr.144.11.287
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M. C. Simón, C. Ortega, J. L. Alonso, O. Gironés, J. L. Muzquiz, J. García

Abstract: The prevalence and risk factors associated with leptospirosis were studied in veterinary students in Zaragoza. Sera were collected at the beginning and end of the academic year 1994 to 1995 and were tested by ELISA against a pool of Leptospira interrogans serovars bratislava, canicola, grippotyphosa, hardjo, icterohaemorrhagiae and pomona antigens. At the beginning of the study the prevalence was 8.14 per cent and at the end it was 11.4 per cent. The incidence of the disease during the study was 0.0394. Risk f…

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