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Table 1 Lesion types observed at post-mortem examination

From: Evaluation of new generation macrolides for the treatment and metaphylaxis of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) in cattle experimentally infected with Mycoplasma mycoides subspecies mycoides

Study SiteKenya (VSRI)Zambia (CVRI)
TreatmentSalineTulathromycinGamithromycinOxytetracyclineSentinelsSalineTulathromycinGamithromycinOxytetracyclineSentinels
Number of Cattle15 (14a)151515201313131418
Number with lesions145641120232
Acute/Subacute % (n)36 (5)0025 (1)100 (1)b33 (4)0033 (1)100 (2)b
Chronic/Sequestra % (n)64 (9)60 (3)67 (4)0067 (8)0067 (2)0
Recovery % (n)c040 (2)33 (2)75 (3)000100 (2)00
  1. aTissue samples for one animal were missing, hence n = 14 for lesion scores. b Mingled with Group 1 (saline). c Previous lesions that are no longer active and thought to be unable to cause disease