Table 1

Numbers of healthy and diarrheic dog fecal samples positive for each species of Campylobacter tested.a

Number of Positive samples


Healthy (/70)

Diarrheic (/65)


C. coli

0

16**

C. concisus

0

6*

C. curvus

1

1

C. fetus

6

24**

C. gracilis

0

6*

C. helveticus

7

16*

C. hyointestinalis

9

12

C. jejuni

5

30**

C. lari

0

6*

C. mucosalis

0

4*

C. rectus

1

2

C. showae

4

18**

C. sputorum

1

12**

C. upsaliensis

30

55**


aStatistically significant differences based on an independent t-test or Mann Whitney U test are indicated with an asterisk (p < 0.05) or double asterisk (p < 0.002).

Chaban et al. BMC Microbiology 2010 10:73   doi:10.1186/1471-2180-10-73

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