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Table 3 Summary of trichostrongyle and Toxocara FECs of all of the village and dairy co-operative calves

From: Proof of concept of faecal egg nematode counting as a practical means of veterinary engagement with planned livestock health management in a lower income country

Group Number of calves Mean (±SEM) and median (range) trichostrongyle epg before treatment Mean (±SEM) and median (range) trichostrongyle epg after treatment Mean (±SEM) and median (range) Toxocara epg before treatment Mean (±SEM) and median (range) Toxocara epg after treatment
Village 30 female 30 male 652 (±233) 150 (0 – 11,950) 88 (±19) 50 (0 – 900) 2,910 (±1,168) 0 (0 – 50,600) 4 (±2) 0 (0 – 100)
Dairy co-operative 38 female 18 male 93 (±26) 50 (0 – 1,350) 79 (±22) 25 (0 – 1,050) 209 (±197) 0 (0 – 11,050) 4 (±3) 0 (0 – 100)