Veterinary Medicine International / 2016 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

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

Table 3

Odds ratio and 95% confidence interval on effect of diarrhoea on the prevalence of Cryptosporidium infection in dogs using MAF and ELISA in the FCT, Abuja.

DiarrhoeaNumber examinedNumber positiveSpecific rate (%)Odds ratio (OR)95% confidence interval on OR

MAF
 Present33824.241.00
 Absent24372.8810.793.21–36.74
ELISA
 Present331030.301.00
 Absent2434116.872.140.88–5.16

Note: Ref refers to reference category.