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Table 1 Kidney Fat Index (KFI) values in healthy and Sarcoptes scabiei-infestated female and male ibexes from Sierra Nevada Natural Space (SNNS)

From: Sex-biased severity of sarcoptic mange at the same biological cost in a sexually dimorphic ungulate

Mange category Females Males TOTAL
n Mean ± SD Range n Mean ± SD Range n Female Male
Healthy 113 (25.7 %) 33.81 ± 2.52 0.56–72.91 278 (44.0 %) 24.35 ± 1.91 1.61–70.54 391 (36.5 %) 28.9 % 71.1 %
Mildly infested 194 (44.2 %) 17.01 ± 0.91 1.81–48.91 161 (25.5 %) 13.33 ± 0.69 1.71–58.67 355 (33.1 %) 54.6 % 45.4 %
Severely infested 132 (30.1 %) 9.12 ± 0.58 1.14–37.06 193 (30.5 %) 8.37 ± 0.63 1.35–44.64 325 (30.3 %) 40.6 % 59.4 %
TOTAL 439    632    1071