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Table 2 P-values (given as -log10) are given for the parameters of oocyst excretion and faecal score. Differences at P < 0.05 are indicated in bold

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

Parameter Forceris® vs Control Baycox® vs Control Forceris® vs Baycox χ2, df
Area under the Curve for OpG 3.89 3.19 0.35 24.87, 2
No. of days with McMaster countable excretion 3.89 2.70 0.35 23.17, 2
McMaster countable excretion present or not 4.43 2.24 0.18 23.09, 2
No. of days with AF detectable excretion 4.62 3.80 0.70 28.29, 2
AF detectable excretion present or not 5.52 2.85 0.54 25.36, 2
Area under the Curve for FS 3.72 4.72 0.00 20.64, 2
No. of days with diarrhoea 4.13 3.60 0.00 24.46, 2
Diarrhoea present or not 3.70 2.29 0.00 17.44, 2
Daily body weight gain SD 1–29 1.56 2.59 0.88 14.59, 2
  1. Abbreviations: OpG oocysts per gram of faeces, AF autofluorescence, FS faecal score, χ2 and df statistics and degrees of freedom according to Kruskal-Wallis rank sum test or Chi-square test