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Table 1 Bacteria isolated from tuberculous lesions of slaughtered cattle in Algeria

From: Molecular characterization of Mycobacterium bovisstrains isolated from cattle slaughtered at two abattoirs in Algeria

  N %
Animals screened 7250 100%
Animals with lesions 260 4%
Bacterial strains isolated: 101 100%
Mycobacterium bovis* 88 87%
Mycobacterium caprae 1 1%
Non-tuberculous Mycobacteria 3 3%
Rhodococcus equi* 4 4%
Ureibacillus thermosphaericus 1 1%
Corynebacterium spp. 1 1%
Paenibacillus spp. 1 1%
Pseudomonas spp. 1 1%
Streptococcus spp. 1 1%
  1. * One mixed infection of M. bovis and R. equi was detected in one animal