Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 3 Macroscopic distribution of red and melanised focal changes

From: Piscine orthoreovirus (PRV) in red and melanised foci in white muscle of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar)

Group Fish (n) Melanised changes (n) Red changes (n) No changes (n) Heart changes* (n)
A 25 9 1 15 20
B 35 1 0 34 5
C 10 3 7 0 n/a
D 26 26 0 0 n/a
E 20 17 1 2 15
F 42 1 0 41 0
G 42 0 0 42 0
H 10 0 0 10 0
  1. *Detection of focal or multi-focal endocarditis, myocarditis or epicarditis.
  2. (n/a - Not available).
  3. The lesions in the white muscle were macroscopically classified as either red or melanised focal changes.