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Table 1 Distribution of small ruminants analysed and scrapie cases detected per year.

From: Atypical/Nor98 scrapie in the Basque Country: a case report of eight outbreaks

   Origin (%)   
Year N Fallen stock Slaughtered Others# Atypical scrapie % (n) Classical scrapie % (n)
2002 760 12.6 87.1 0.3 0 0
2003 1296 17.7 65.2 17.1 0 2.42 (26)c
2004 761 32.5 61.9 5.6 0.28 (2)a 0
2005 503 40.9 59.1 0.0 0.19 (1)b 0
2006 710 27.0 73.0 0.0 0 0
2007 710 18.3 81.7 0.0 0 0
2008 610 15.1 84.9 0.0 0.49 (3)a, b 0
2009* 270 23.3 76.7 0.0 0.74 (2)b 0
Total 5620     0.14 (8) 0.02 (1)
  1. N: total number of small ruminants analysed. (#) Others include clinical suspects and animals killed for eradication purposes. Atypical and classical scrapie annual rates were calculated over the sum of fallen stock and slaughtered animals.
  2. a Fallen stock. bSlaughtered. c Outbreak in one flock.
  3. *January to September.