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Table 1 Illustrate the intestinal parasites distribution across the study population

From: Enteroparasitosis infections among renal transplant recipients in Khartoum state, Sudan 2012–2013

Parasites detected Transplant recipients Healthy participants Total P value
Negative 236 (78.7%) 246 (82.0%) 482 (80.3%) NA
Entamoeba histolytica/dispar 24 (8.0%) 21 (7.0%) 45 (7.5%) 0.756
Entamoeba coli 21 (7.0%) 18 (6.0%) 39 (6.5%) 0.740
Cryptosporidium parvum 5 (1.7%) 2 (0.7%) 7 (1.2%) 0.450
Giardia lambelia 9 (3.0%) 10 (3.3%) 19 (3.2%) 1.000
Enterobius vermicularis 1 (0.3%) 1 (0.3%) 2 (0.3%) 1.000
Hymenolepis nana 1 (0.3%) 0 1 (0.2%) 1.000
Ascaris lumbricoides 2 (0.7%) 2 (0.7%) 4 (0.7%) 1.000
Strongyloides stercoralis 1 (0.3%) 0 1 (0.2%) 1.000
Total 300 (50.0%) 300 (50.0%) 600 (100%)