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Table 2 Characteristics of stool samples collected from children 0–5 years in Limbe

From: Prevalence and risk factors associated with cryptosporidiosis among children within the ages 0–5 years attending the Limbe regional hospital, southwest region, Cameroon

Variable Total No examined (%)
Evolution of diarrhea
 Acute 67 (100)
 Chronic 0 (00)
Frequency
\( {\displaystyle \begin{array}{c}\left|\ge \right.3\\ {}<3\end{array}} \) \( \frac{67(59.8)}{45(40.2)} \)
Stool consistency
 Watery/mucoid 67 (59.8)
 Formed/semi-formed 45 (40.2)