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Table 4 Distribution of mono- and mixed infections of Giardia -positive calves in relation to faecal consistency

From: Molecular identification of zoonotic and livestock-specific Giardia-species in faecal samples of calves in Southern Germany

   Total Monoinfection with Giardia spp. Coinfection with Cryptosporidium spp. Coinfection with Eimeria spp.
MIFC positive Total 152 66 15 71
With diarrhoea 62 25 10 27
Without diarrhoea 90 41 5 44
PCR: G. duodenalis Total 8 - 3 5
With diarrhoea 4 - 2 2
Without diarrhoea 4 - 1 3
PCR: G. bovis Total 101 48 8 45
With diarrhoea 38 17 6 15
Without diarrhoea 63 31 2 30
PCR: G. duodenalis + G. bovis Total 1 1 - -
With diarrhoea - - - -
Without diarrhoea 1 1 - -