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Table 3 Generalized estimating equations model of potential risk factors associated with Besnoitia spp. and Neospora spp. seropositivity

From: A serosurvey of selected cystogenic coccidia in Spanish equids: first detection of anti-Besnoitia spp. specific antibodies in Europe

Variable Category β Sig. OR 95% CI
Besnoitia spp.       
Species Horse * * * * *
Donkey 0.723 0.116 2.060 0.836 5.075
Mule 2.490 <0.001 12.061 3.907 37.235
Presence of shelters Yes * * * * *
No 0.898 0.038 2.455 1.053 5.725
Rodent control program Yes * * * * *
No 1.676 0.001 5.342 1.952 14.623
Neospora spp.       
Presence of rodents Yes 1.575 0.003 4.831 1.680 13.890
No * * * * *
  1. * Reference category; OR, Odds ratio; 95% CI, 95% Confidence interval