Trichinosis antibodies sought in rodents collected at Suez Canal zone, A.R.E

Morsy, T.A.; Michael, S.A.; Abou, E.S.oud, S.F.

Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology 10(2): 259-265


Examination of sera from rats caught at El Quantra Gharab and Port Said, Egypt, by the indirect haemagglutination test (IHA) for Trichinella, showed 8 of 60 Rattus norvegicus and 2 of 140 R. rattus to be positive (a titre of 1:64 or more).