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Table 2 Leishmania PCR positivity in samples from Ethiopian animals

From: Exposure to Leishmania spp. and sand flies in domestic animals in northwestern Ethiopia

  Leishmania kDNA positive/total animals sampled (% positive) Leishmania ITS1 positive (% positive)
Species Addis Zemen Sheraro Humera Total Total
Cow 0/62 0/26 3/16 (18.8 %) 3/104 (2.9 %) 1 (1 %)
Dog 1/19 (5.3 %) 0/7 1/8 (12.5 %) 2/34 (5.9 %) 1 (2.9 %)
Donkey 0/3 1/11 (9.1 %) 1/6 (16.7 %) 2/20 (10.0 %) 0
Goat 0/0 0/106 16/133 (12.0 %) 16/239 (6.7 %) 3 (1.3 %)
Sheep 0/27 0/5 9/117 (7.7 %) 9/149 (6.0 %) 4 (2.7 %)
Total 1/111 (0.9 %) 1/155 (0.6 %) 30/280 (10.7 %) 32/546 (5.9 %) 9 (1.6 %)