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Volume 16, Number 6—June 2010

Increased Prevalence of Trichinella spp., Northeastern Germany, 2008

Gunter Pannwitz1, Anne Mayer-Scholl1Comments to Author , Aleksandra Balicka-Ramisz, and Karsten Nöckler

Author affiliations: Veterinär-und Lebensmittelüberwachungsamt Ostvorpommern, Anklam, Germany (G. Pannwitz); Federal Institute for Risk Assessment, Berlin, Germany (A. Mayer-Scholl, K. Nöckler); West Pomeranian University, Szczecin, Poland (A. Balicka-Ramisz)

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Table 4

Western blot results for Trichinella spp. in wild boars and red foxes, Wolin Island, Poland

Year Wild boars, no. positive/ no. tested (%) Red foxes, no. positive/ no. tested (%)
2004 1/107 (0.93) 0/21 (0)
2005 1/150 (0.67) 2/32 (6.25)
2006 2/84 (2.38) 1/26 (3.85)
2007 3/86 (3.490 1/25 (4.00)
2008 15/245 (6.12) 2/38 (5.26)

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1These authors contributed equally to this article.

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