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Table 1 The mean incidence risk for being diagnosed for lameness with respect to week of age in 6,787 live born piglets

From: Lameness in piglets – should pain killers be included at treatment?

Age (Weeks) Piglets medically treated for lameness (n) Incidence risk of lameness (%)
1 166 2.4
2 119 1.8
3 72 1.1
4 35 0.5
5 23 0.3
In total 415 of 6,787 6.1
Whereof males 215 of 3,553 6.1
Whereof females 200 of 3,234 6.2