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Table 2 Number of turkeys in different groups based on the severity of macroscopic lesions in caecum for the analysis of microbiota, E. coli count and immunohistochemistry data

From: Typhlitis induced by Histomonas meleagridis affects relative but not the absolute Escherichia coli counts and invasion in the gut in turkeys

Treatment Group
Negative control (n = 9) No lesion (n = 11) Mild lesion (n = 6) Severe lesion (n = 6)
Negative control 9 0 0 0
Vaccinated 0 9 0 0
Infected 0 0 3 3
Vaccinated + infecteda 0 2 3 3
  1. aOne bird was euthanized prior to the scheduled necropsy date, thus is excluded from the total of this group.