Table 5.

Culture of ovine feces in modified BACTEC 12B radiometric mediuma

Histological gradenNo. of positive fecal samples
No lesions113
Paucibacillary62
Multibacillary1414
 Total3119
  • a Group C. Sheep were selected based on clinical signs and came from a single farm. Data are the number of sheep with a positive radiometric GI and IS900 PCR result.