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Table 1 Dogs and samples stratified by number of Toxocara eggs positive test months

From: Recurrent patent infections with Toxocara canis in household dogs older than six months: a prospective study

Number of patent infections Number of dogs (%) Samples
n Toxocara negative Toxocara positive Mean number of samples per dog
0 637 (67.9) 7,706 7,706 0 12
1 164 (17.5) 2,761 2,597 164 17
2 66 (7.0) 1,188 1,056 132 18
3 33 (3.5) 566 467 99 17
4 18 (1.9) 347 275 72 19
5 9 (1.0) 174 129 45 19
6 8 (0.9) 164 116 48 21
8 2 (0.2) 38 22 16 19
9 1 (0.1) 24 15 9 24
Total 938 (100) 12,968 12,383 585