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Table 3 Fecal egg count reduction (FECR) of pinworm eggs observed in 10 wild speckled dwarf tortoise (Chersobius [Homopus] signatus) fecal samples prior and one month after deworming with Fenbendazole (75 mg/kg, repeated with 50 mg/kg after 10 days)

From: Health assessment of wild speckled dwarf tortoises, CHERSOBIUS SIGNATUS

Animal FEC before the treatment
(EPG)
FEC after the treatment
(EPG)
FECR
1 2400 Negative 100%
2 < 50 Negative 100%
3 1000 Negative 100%
4 < 50 100 No reduction
5 < 50 Negative 100%
6 350 Negative 100%
7 1400 100 93%
8 350 Negative 100%
9 700 500 29%
10 200 800 No reduction