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Table 1 McMaster countable oocyst excretion, autofluorescence detectable oocyst excretion and diarrhoea values per group

From: Comparison of an injectable toltrazuril-gleptoferron (Forceris®) and an oral toltrazuril (Baycox®) + injectable iron dextran for the control of experimentally induced piglet cystoisosporosis

  Forceris® Baycox® Control
 No. of piglets 13 12 10
 No. of samples over all sampling days 181 168 140
McMaster countable oocyst excretion
 No. (%) positive piglets 0 (0) 2 (16.7) 9 (90.0)
 No. (%) excretion days 0 (0) 3 (1.8) 21 (15.0)
Autofluorescence detectable oocyst excretion
 No. (%) positive piglets 0 (0) 3 (25.0) 10 (100)
 No. (%) excretion days 0 (0) 4 (2.4) 31 (22.1)
Diarrhoea
 No. (%) positive piglets 2 (15.4) 4 (33.3) 10 (100)
 No. (%) diarrhoea days 3 (1.7) 6 (3.6) 50 (35.7)
Liquid diarrhoea - faecal score (FS) 4
 No. (%) FS 4 piglets 1 (7.7) 1 (8.3) 7 (70.0)
 No. (%) FS 4 days 1 (0.6) 3 (1.8) 22 (15.7)