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Table 2 Selected variables of herders’ knowledge on CCE

From: Molecular epidemiology of camel contagious ecthyma in Arero district, Ethiopia

Variables N Percentage
Heard about CCE
Yes 123 95.4
No 6 4.6
Major clinical signs mentioned
1. Animals fail to grow 14 11
2. Mortality 11 9
3. Sores and blisters on the lips, nose and ears 76 62
4. Abortion 2 1.6
5. Loss of appetite 9 7.4
6. Mentioned 1, 3, and 5 11 9
7. Diarrhea 0 0
Experienced CCE outbreaks in their herds in the past year
Yes 107 87
No 16 13