Seroprevalence of brucellosis in sheep of organized and unorganized sector of Kashmir valley

Iram Lone, Mohammad Baba, Mohammad Shah, Asif Iqbal, Aabeen Sakina
2013 Veterinary World  
Aim: A seroprevalence study of brucellosis in sheep was conducted from April 2010 to April 2012 from both organized and unorganized sectors of the Kashmir valley. Materials and Methods: A total of 6615 sera samples were tested by Rose Bengal Plate test (RBPT) and Standard Tube Agglutination Test (STAT). Results: The overall seropositivity revealed 6.50 % of prevalence of brucellosis. Higher prevalence (14.14%) of brucellosis was recorded in unorganized sector as compared organized sector (3.23%).
more » ... nized sector (3.23%).
doi:10.5455/vetworld.2013.530-533 fatcat:3dkk6gmndjadragotsumz6xpim