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Table 1 Cumulative clinical disease score, necropsy and bacteriology results for A. pleuropneumoniae infection per pig

From: Association between transmission rate and disease severity for Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae infection in pigs

Pair Pig status Run/pen Survival until day Clinical score Pathology
RHS4 RHS20 Pleurisy score Pneumonia score Bacteriology
Lung sample Nose tonsil Tonsil
1 I 1/4 4 31.13 86.23 20.7 6.6 + + +
  C   21 3.10 5.11 0 0 ND - -
2 I 1/5 4 13.68 82.74 19.3 1.0 + + +
  C   21 2.48 6.72 0 0.26 - - -
3 I 1/6 2 66.88 93.38 33.9 33.2 + + +
  C   21 2.35 6.26 0 1.5 - - -
4 I 1/7 21 6.80 6.23 0 0 ND - +
  C   21 7.90 8.90 0 0 ND - +
5 I 1/8 21 16.18 12.87 5.9 0.3 + + +
  C   21 5.58 8.77 3.2 1.6 - - ± dub
6 I 2/4 7 23.70 72.13 6.9 4.7 + + +
  C   21 7.43 6.42 0 0 ND - +
7 I 2/5 21 17.65 10.35 7.1 8.6 - - +
  C   21 8.70 5.55 0 0 ND - +
8 I 2/6 21 24.40 12.70 0 0 + + +
  C   21 4.03 4.20 0 0 ND - -
9 I 2/7 21 30.70 20.09 9.2 15.0 + + +
  C   21 7.13 7.55 0 0 ND - -
10 I 2/8 4 46.13 89.23 28.1 26.6 + + +
  C   21 5.60 7.82 0 0 ND - -
11 S 1/3 11* 0.31 ND 0 0 ND - -
  S   21 0.89 5.39 0 0 - - -
12 S 2/3 21 0.68 4.05 0 0 - - -
  S   21 0.56 5.27 0 0 - - -
  1. + = A. pleuropneumoniae confirmed, ± dub = dubious growth, ND = Not determined, * euthanized due to lameness.