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Table 3 Types of cysts observed in the study

From: Cystic echinococcosis: an emerging zoonosis in southern regions of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

  Animals examined  
Cyst type Buffaloes Cows Goats Sheep Total Prevalence (%) p-value
Cyst based on fertility  
 Fertile 02 48 07 13 70 28.4 0.25
 Infertile 20 87 15 37 159 64.4
 Calcified 00 15 00 03 18 7.3
Total 247 100
Cyst based on viability
 Viable 00 20 00 05 25 10.1 0.48
 Non-viable 22 130 22 48 222 90
Total 247 100
Cyst based on morphology
 Unilocular 22 145 22 53 242 98 0.63
 Multilocular 00 05 00 00 05 2
Total 247 100