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Table 2 Virus, bacteria and protozoan association in diarrheic and control feces of dogs

From: Presence of infectious agents and co-infections in diarrheic dogs determined with a real-time polymerase chain reaction-based panel

   Dogs Brazil
Pure infection P value Control (43) n (%) Diarrheic (104) n (%)
Viral 0.01306 3/43 (7.0) 19/71 (26.8)
Bacterial 0.10720 6/43 (14.0) 20/71 (28.2)
Protozoan 0.42284 4/43 (9.3) 3/71 (4.2)
Co-infection    
Viral and viral   None 3/32 (9.4)
Viral and bacterial   None 12/32 (37.5)
Viral and protozoan   None 8/32 (25.0)
Bacterial and protozoan   None 2/32 (6.2)
Viral, bacterial and protozoan   None 7/32 (21.9)