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Table 1 Average Shiga toxin - producing Escherichia coli Log CFU / sample type for beef cattle with or without JHS

From: Mouldy feed, mycotoxins and Shiga toxin - producing Escherichia colicolonization associated with Jejunal Hemorrhage Syndrome in beef cattle

Sample type BF1 Cattle with JHS (n = 5)
Mean Log CFU ± SE
Cattle without JHS (n = 6)
Mean Log CFU ± SE
Jejunum (per 2.5 cm 2 mucosa) 1 6.49 ± 0.39a 0.000 ± 0.000b
Digesta (per ml) 5.55 ± 0.18a 0.000 ± 0.000b
  1. 1 row numbers followed by different letters are significantly different P = 0.001.