Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 1 Prevalence and factors associated with G. doudenalis infection in bamboo rats in Hunan Province, China

From: First report of Giardia duodenalis infection in bamboo rats

Variable Category No. examined No. positive (%) Target locus (no. positive)
bg tpi gdh
Age < 6 months 136 31 (22.8) 31 6 15
6–12 months 128 8 (6.3) 8 4 6
> 12–24 months 151 10 (6.6) 10 1 4
> 24 months 65 3 (4.6) 3 1 2
Total 480 52 (10.8) 52 12 27
Location Wugang city (Farm 1) 207 19 (9.2) 19 8 15
Wugang city (Farm 2) 66 9 (13.6) 9 2 3
Wugang city (Farm 3) 55 21 (38.2) 21 2 9
Chenzhou city (Farm 4) 111 0 0 0 0
Huaihua city (Farm 5) 26 3 (11.5) 3 0 0
Jishou city (Farm 6) 15 0 0 0 0
Total 480 52 (10.8) 52 12 27