Vdrl-sero-survey in Sirmur District of Himachal Pradesh
S K Bagchi
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Bagchi S K, Chakraborty S, Das A, Chakraborty I, Ray S N. Vdrl-sero-survey in Sirmur District of Himachal Pradesh. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1986;52:146-148
AbstractA team conducted a VDRL sero-survey in Sirmur district of Himachal Pradesh during September 1981. Of 698 persons examined 4.6% were reactive, by the qualitative test. By the quantitative test, the" overall reactivity at a dilution of four and above was 1.1% and at a dilution of eight and above, it was Q.6%. All age groups of twenty years and above were reactive. No reactivity was observed amongst the teenagers, Reactivity amongst males and females was 3.9%, and 5.4% respectively.