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Table 1 Comparison of clinical and pathological TSE status in the herd cull based on short clinical assessment

From: Monitoring of clinical signs in goats with transmissible spongiform encephalopathies

   Pathological TSE status  
Herd Clinical TSE status Positive
(brain)
Positive
(LRS only)
Negative
(brain & LRS)
A No clinical signs 4a 2 129
  Inconclusive 1b 0 14
  Scrapie suspect 0 0 0
B No clinical signs 29 28 109
  Inconclusive 5 4 16
  Scrapie suspect 3 1 1
  1. a Includes three animals without detectable PrPd in LRS.
  2. b No PrPd in LRS detected.