Volume 12, Number 7—July 2006
Reinfestation Sources for Chagas Disease Vector, Triatoma infestans, Argentina
|Structure||No. sites inspected||No. positive sites (%)||Geometric mean no. bugs per infested site||No. T. infestans|
|Goat corral||296||21 (7)||1.7||142|
|Kitchen or storeroom||248||15 (6)||2.4||78|
|Pig corral||239||3 (1)||1.6||15|
|Chicken coop||43||1 (2)||1||1|
|Tree (with or without chickens)||308||3 (1)||1||3|
*Included sheds with only a roof, bathrooms, cow and horse corrals, chicken roosts, wood piles, and small granaries. Of these, only 1 small granary was infested.
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