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Table 5 Relation between histological score and bacterial organ burden of selected organs

From: Characterization of a caprine model for the subclinical initial phase of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis infection

   Bacterial organ burden category (n) p χ 2 -test (Pearson)
  A) Intestinal mucosa I II III Total  
Lesion category (n) I 9 3 0 12 0.002
II 1 5 1 7
III 0 4 4 8
Total 10 12 5 27
B) oGALT I II III Total  
I 6 0 0 6 ≤ 0.001
II 3 9 0 12
III 0 3 6 9
Total 9 12 6 27
C) Intestinal LNN I II III Total  
I 1 3 0 4 0.703
II 1 5 2 8
III 3 7 5 15
Total 5 15 7 27