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Table 2 Herd level seroprevalence of T. gondii infection in camels of the Fentale district as detected by DAT

From: First report of Toxoplasma gondii in camels (Camelus dromedarius) in Ethiopia: bioassay and seroepidemiological investigation

Variable Categories No. tested No. positive % seroprevalence Chi-square P-value
PA Galcha 4 4 100 5.3733 0.372
Tuttuti 11 11 100
Saraweba 5 4 80
Garafafate 2 2 100
Turo 4 4 100
Ilala 5 5 100
Ps Pastoral 20 20 100 1.8788 0.170
Agro-pastoral 11 10 90.91
Hs Small 15 14 93.33 1.022 0.576
Medium 11 11 100
Large 5 5 100
Abortion Yes 8 8 100 0.3594 0.549
No 23 21 95.65
Stillbirth Yes 3 3 100 0.1107 0.739
No 28 27 96.43
NNM Yes 2 2 100 0.0713 0.790
No 29 28 96.55
Cat Yes 8 8 100 0.3594 0.549
No 23 22 95.65
Wf Yes 25 25 100 4.3056 0.038
No 6 5 83.33
River Yes 29 29 100 - -
  1. PA = pastoral association, Hs = herd size, Ps = production system, Wf = presence of wild felids, NNM = neonatal mortality, No. = number.