Volume 10, Number 12—December 2004
Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis Virus, Southern Mexico
|Location||No. inhabitants||No. sampled||No. (%) positive||Estimated no. persons exposed|
|Las Coaches, Pijijiapan||362||36||27 (75)||221|
|Isla Morelos, Mapastepec||391||43||25 (58)||226|
|Roberto Barrios, Mapastepec||372||69||37 (54)||201|
|10 de Abril, Mapastepec||81||16||5 (31)||25|
|Francisco Sarabia, Mapastepec||354||76||14 (18)||67|
|Buena Vista, Pijijiapan||440||83||52 (63)||277|
|Las Palmas, Acapetahua||832||44||8 (18)||151|
|Jamaica, Escuintlab||703||26||1 (4)||28|
aVEEV, Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus.
bCintalapa and Jamaica were the negative controls for our “unexposed” VEEV zone.
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