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Table 2 Distribution of BTB tuberculous suggestive lesions and bacterial growths in different lymph nodes and organs of slaughtered cattle

From: Bacteriological and molecular characterization of Mycobacterium bovis isolates from tuberculous lesions collected among slaughtered cattle, Northwest Ethiopia

Sample source distribution of BTB lesions bacterial growth on LJ media with total positive (%)
Pyruvate, n (%) Glycerol, n (%)
mandibular 5 1 (20.0)) 0 (0.0) 1 (20.0)
retropharyngeal 5 2 (40.0)) 0 (0.0) 2 (40.0)
bronchial 14 3 (21.4) 1 (7.1) 4 (28.6)
mediastinal 25 5 (20.0) 2 (8.0) 7 (28.0)
lung 11 3 (27.3) 1 (9.1) 4 (36.4)
liver 2 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
total 62 14 (22.6) 4 (6.5) 18 (29.0)