Table 3: Univariate and multivariate regression analysis of cestode and nematodes among the considered risk factors (coproscopy).

Possible Risk factorNumber ExaminedCestodeNematode
NumberCrud ORAdjusted ORNumberCrud ORAdjusted OR
Positive (%)(95% CI)(95% CI)Positive (%)(95% CI )(95% CI)

ManagementIntensive125100(80.0)1189(71.20)11
Semi intensive130117(90.0)2.3(1.1-4.6)2.3(0.98-5.2)114(87.7)2.9(1.5-5.5)2.6(1.2-5.5)
Backyard155148(95.5)5.3(2.2-12.7)4.9(1.1-20.9)142(91.6)4.8(2.4-9.8)4.1(1.2-14.3)
BreedExotic213179(84.0)11166(77.9)11
Local197186(94.4)3.2(1.6-6.5)1.2(0.4-3.9)179(90.9)2.9(1.6-5.4)1.1(0.4-3.1)
SexFemale201178(88.6)11161(80.1)11
Male209187(89.5)1.1(0.5-1.6)1.3(0.7-0.5)184(88.0)1.8(0.3-0.9)1.4(0.4-1.3 )

Overall410365(89.0)346(84.4)