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Table 3 Seroprevalence of Brucella infection in livestock in Saham (phase 3) using serological tests (RBT, I-ELISA)

From: Investigation on Brucella infection in farm animals in Saham, Sultanate of Oman with reference to human brucellosis outbreak

Animal species No. Male female Number of positive samples by Serological tests (prevalence%, 95 confidence interval)
RBT I-ELISA RBT/I-ELISA
Goat 100 31 69 3 (3, 1–8.5%) 0 0
Sheep 99 47 53 2 (2, 0.6–7.1%) 3 (3, 1–8.5%) 1 (1, 0.2–5.5%)
Cattle 99 25 74 1 (1, 0.2–5.5%) 1 (1, 0.2–5.5%) 1 (1, 0.2–5.5%)
Camel 101 20 81 0 0 0