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Table 1 Incidence of major dairy animal diseases based on cross-sectional survey and follow up studies

From: A cross-sectional survey and follow up study on major dairy health problems in large and small scale urban farms in Mekelle, Tigray, Ethiopia

Type of clinical case Frequency Incidence (%)
Cross-sectional survey
 Mastitis 24 5.1
 Actinomycosis 24 5.1
 Calf diarrhea 10 2.1
 Respiratory problem 37 7.8
 Eye infection 10 2.1
 Retained fetal membrane 17 3.6
 Dystocia 21 4.4
 Vaginal and uterine prolapse 12 2.5
 Abortion 8 1.7
 Repeat breading 3 0.6
 Ketosis 4 0.8
 Endoparasite 18 3.8
 Biting fly 45 9.5
 Tick infestation 14 3
 Fasciolosis 6 1.3
 Skin problem 8 1.7
 Hernia 2 0.4
 Lameness 13 3
Follow up study
 Mastitis 2 3
 Actinomycosis 1 1.5
 Calf diarrhea 2 3
 Respiratory problem 2 3
 Eye infection 0 0
 Retained fetal membrane 4 6
 Dystocia 2 3
 Vaginal and uterine prolapse 0 0
 Abortion 0 0
 Repeat breading 0 0
 Ketosis 1 1.5
 Endoparasite 2 3
 Biting fly 1 1.5
 Tick infestation 4 6
 Fasciolosis 1 1.5
 Skin problem 1 1.5
 Hernia 1 1.5
 Lameness 2 3