Veterinary Medicine International / 2016 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Prevalence and Risk Factors Associated with Faecal Shedding of Cryptosporidium Oocysts in Dogs in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, Nigeria

Table 2

Effect of age on the prevalence of Cryptosporidium infection in dogs using ELISA and MAF techniques in the FCT, Abuja.

Age group (months)Number of dogs examinedNumber positive (%)Chi-square value & df
MAFELISA

<3772 (2.60)13 (16.88)2.0100.366; 2
>3–91009 (9.00)21 (21.00)
>9994 (4.04)17 (17.17)0.6640.717; 2

Chi-square in reference to MAF.
Chi-square in reference to ELISA.