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Table 3 Prevalence of Cryptosporidium within age group and present of diarrhea

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 Frequency Number Positive Number of microscopy positive samples for Cryptosporidium spp (%) Number of microscopy positive samples for Cryptosporidium spp within (%)
Age (months)
 00–30 78 6 5.36 7.7
 31–60 34 4 3.57 11.8
Diarrhea
 Yes 67 9 8.04 13.4
 No 45 1 0.89 2.2