Table 2

Diseases and death frequencies of the Brahman calves derived from IVP and AI

Group

Diseases

Diarrhea

UD1

Tick fever

Corneal ulcer

Dermatophilosis

BCP2

Death


IVP

40% (32/80)

32.5% (26/80)

11.3% (9/80)

5% (4/80)

5% (4/80)

1.2% (1/80)

__a*

3.8% (3/80)

AI

50% (10/20)

35% (7/20)

5% (1/20)

5% (1/20)

__

__

10%b (2/20)

5% (1/20)


1Umbilical diseases

2Bronchopneumonia

*Different letters (a, b) indicate significant difference (P < 0.05) between IVP and AI groups

Pimenta-Oliveira et al. BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:79   doi:10.1186/1746-6148-7-79

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