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Table 1 Bovine tuberculosis culture and lesion status of the different groups of study buffalo

From: Bovine tuberculosis in African buffaloes: observations regarding Mycobacterium bovisshedding into water and exposure to environmental mycobacteria

No. of buffalo Group No. of buffalo surviving Culture positive No. buffalo with lesions
27 Experimental 27 17 15
27 In-contact 24 14 13
11 Calves* 10 2 2
Total * 61 33 30
  1. *One calf which died before the end of the study presented with lesions consistent with pneumonia and yielded M. bovis on culture of lung tissue