Volume 18, Number 9—September 2012
Surveillance for Influenza Viruses in Poultry and Swine, West Africa, 2006–2008
|Year||Country||Animal*||Specimens tested, no.||Prevalence, % (95% CI†)|
|2009||Côte d’Ivoire||Bird||3,895||0 (0–0.08)|
|Côte d’Ivoire||Pig||62||0 (0–4.79)|
|2010||Côte d’Ivoire||Bird||8,598||0 (0– 0.04)|
|Côte d’Ivoire||Pig||436||0 (0–0.7)|
*Backyard and live-bird market poultry.
†95% CIs were calculated with a sensitivity of 99% and a specificity of 100% for the reverse transcription PCR.
1Current affiliation: Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique,Toulouse, France.
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