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Table 3 The frequency of M. avium subsp. avium among different examined birds

From: Emerging MDR-Mycobacterium avium subsp. avium in house-reared domestic birds as the first report in Egypt

Species of bird No. of collected samples No. of positive samples Percentage of positive samples
Apparently healthy Diseased Apparently healthy Diseased Apparently healthy Diseased
Chicken 20 20 0 0 0 0
Ducks 20 20 0 4 0 10 (4/40)
Geese 20 20 0 1 0 2.5 (1/40)
Total 120 5 4.1 (5/120)
Chi square
P value
  15.4
0.008783