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Table 2 Trypanosomiasis by animal species as detected by either PCR or wet mount smears

From: Prevalence of Trypanosoma evansi in livestock in Palestine

Animal speciesNo. positive (%)No. negativeTotalP-valuea
Camel26 (30)6086< 0.00001
Horse8 (17)38461
Donkey3 (11)25280.43
Mule1 (50)120.32
Sheep2 (4)47490.0034
Goat6 (13)42480.4
Total46 (18)213259 
  1. aFisher’s exact test
  2. Note: Chi-square followed by post-hoc pairwise Fisher’s exact tests, with a level of significance at < 0.05