serosurvey

serosurvey

 [se″ro-sur´va]
a screening test of the serum of persons at risk to determine susceptibility to a particular disease.

serosurvey

(sē″rō-sŭr′vā) [″ + ″]
Sampling of blood in a percentage of people living in a community to determine the percentage of those who are resistant or susceptible to a disease, esp. an infectious disease.
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Island, China, and results of a serosurvey. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health.
([??]) Cambodia, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, French Polynesia, Guam, Niue, and Tokelau presented serosurvey evidence of reaching the <1% HBsAg prevalence target among children aged 5 years after 2016, suggesting that regional prevalence might have further declined.
In China, there were approximately 93 million people infected with HBV, which was indicated by an epidemiologic serosurvey of hepatitis B that the weighted prevalence of HBsAg in the Chinese population aged 1-59 years was 7.
The table details the results of DENV NS1 detection by ELISA against qRT-PCR, IgM, and IgG DENV assays for a group of serum samples selected for inclusion and based on the following criteria: (1) denotes samples that were positive by qRT-PCR for DENV as determined by BOPHL-Tampa; (2) denotes samples that were positive for DENV by IgG detection only as determined by BOPHL-Tampa; (3) denotes samples that were DENV negative received by BOPHL-Tampa for all DENV-specific assays; (4) denotes samples that were collected from Martin County serosurvey and were found to be DENV negative by all DENV-specific assays.
Serosurvey on pig toxoplasmosis in animals kept in different management systems in Santa Catarina and Rio Grande do Sul states, Brazil.
Serosurvey for selected viral infections in free-ranging jaguars (Panthera onca) and domestic carnivores in Brazilian Cerrado, Pantanal, and Amazon.
Antenatal rubella serosurvey in Maputo, Mozambique.
West Nile virus serosurvey and assessment of personal prevention efforts in an area with intense epizootic activity: Connecticut, 2000.
Mishra gives a readable account of the serosurvey of encephalitis outbreak labelled as Chandipura virus outbreak in Andhra Pradesh, even though entomological and epidemiological evidences were inadequate.
During March and April 2003 a cross-sectional rubella serosurvey was conducted in six main regional hospitals in the three geographic regions of Peru.
One serosurvey conducted in New York state found that 26% of adults had antibodies to the virus.