Tuberculous Lesions in Slaughter Pigs from the Viewpoint of Food Hygiene

M. Pavlas, Vlasta Patloková, E. Mesároš
1985 Acta Veterinaria Brno  
Pavlas M., VI asta Patlokova, E. Mesaros: Tuberculous Lesions in Slaughter Pigs from the Viewpoint of Food Hygiene. Acta vet. Brno, 54, 1985: 217-222. Serotyping of 220 strains of mycobacteria involved in the tuberculosis of slaughter pigs in Czechoslovakia in [1974][1975][1976][1977][1978][1979][1980][1981] showed that the involvement of Mycobacterium avium serotype 2, 3 in tuberculous lesions during this period decreased from 90.3 % to 39.1 %, while representation of Mycobacterium
more » ... cterium intracellulare rose from 6.5 % to 50.5 %. Musculature specimens from M. avium-infected pigs with gross tuberculous lesions in the lung, liver or spleen yielded avian mycobacteria in 33 % of the
doi:10.2754/avb198554030217 fatcat:62gmlltcfzgwzivc4pjk3hgpdy