These pages document numerous major outbreaks of infection with all species of Trichinella. ProMed documentation is included for each incident.

Geographic Distribution of Trichinella


Pozio E. 
Taxonomy of Trichinella and the epidemiology of infection in the Southeast Asia and Australian regions.
Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 2001; 32 Suppl 2:129-32.

Pozio E, Foggin CM, Marucci G, La Rosa G, Sacchi L, Corona S, Rossi P, Mukaratirwa S. 
Trichinella zimbabwensis n.sp. (Nematoda), a new non-encapsulated species from crocodiles (Crocodylus niloticus) in Zimbabwe also infecting mammals.
Int J Parasitol. 2002; 32:1787-99.