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Table 1 Prevalence of G. duodenalis in fecal samples collected from long-tailed chinchillas in farms in Romania

From: Occurrence of Giardia duodenalis assemblages in farmed long-tailed chinchillas Chinchilla lanigera (Rodentia) from Romania

Farm code Total Chinchilla mothers Kits/young Comparison
F Prevalence (%) (95% CI) F Prevalence (%) (95% CI) F Prevalence (%) (95% CI) Chi-square P-value
BM 49/80 61.3 (49.7–71.9) 29/52 55.8 (41.3–69.5) 20/28 71.4 (51.3–86.8) 1.880 0.170
RG 56/80 70.0 (58.7–79.7) 24/28 85.7 (67.3–96.0) 32/52 61.5 (47.0–74.7) 5.065 0.024
SB 40/60 66.7 (53.3–78.3) 18/30 60.0 (40.7–77.3) 22/30 73.3 (54.1–87.7) 1.200 0.273
SM 19/60 31.7 (20.3–45.0) 9/30 30.0 (14.7–49.4) 10/30 33.3 (17.3–52.8) 0.077 0.781
LU 26/61 42.6 (30.0–55.9) 10/31 32.3 (16.7–51.4) 16/30 53.3 (34.3–71.7) 2.769 0.096
Total 190/341 55.7 (50.3–61.1) 90/171 52.6 (44.9–60.3) 100/170 58.8 (51.0–66.3) 1.325 0.2497
  1. Abbreviations: F Frequency, CI confidence interval