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Table 1 Wuchereria bancrofti Baseline Microfilaria Prevalence1

From: PCR and Mosquito dissection as tools to monitor filarial infection levels following mass treatment

Community Microfilaria (%) Median2
Barrier Jeudi 78/1157 (6.7) 8
Masson/ Mathieu 125/1140 (11.0) 11
Mapou 5/588 (0.8) 5
Leogane 98/617 (15.9) 7
  1. 1 Microfilaria prevalence was determined by microscopic examination of a stained 20 μl thick film. Blood was collected nocturnally. 2 Median microfilaria count per 20 μl for microfilaria-positive persons.