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Table 1 Number of samples from pigs and their environment examined for mycobacteria in two commercial herds

From: Novel insights into transmission routes of Mycobacterium avium in pigs and possible implications for human health

Sample type Herd A Herd B
Peat na 20
Water 1 1
Sawdust 20 20
Faeces from sows 15 17
Faeces at 6 weeks of age 95 146
Faeces at 8 weeks of age 95 164
Mandibular lymph nodes 95 123
Jejunal lymph nodes nd 127
  1. na = not applicable, nd = not done.