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Table 3 VL seroprevalence in dogs categorized by breed and age

From: Seroepidemiology and molecular diversity of Leishmania donovani complex in Georgia

Breeds Small   Medium   Large   
Age ≤ 1.5 1.5–5 > 5 Total ≤ 1.5 1.5–5 > 5 Total ≤ 1.5 1.5–5 > 5 Total Grand total
Total 82 104 48 234 76 121 48 245 46 56 19 121 600
Positive 8 18 9 35 3 30 12 45 2 9 4 15 95
(%) 9.8 17.3 18.8 15 3.9 24.8 25.0 19 4.3 16.1 21.1 13 15.8
  1. No statistical association was found between seroprevalence and size of breed VL (χ 2 = 2.337, df = 1, P = 0.126)