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Fig. 5

From: The effects of boar on susceptibility to swine inflammation and necrosis syndrome in piglets

Fig. 5

Cumulative percentage of three-day-old suckling piglets with clinical signs of inflammation and necrosis. a At the tail base. Percentages for the loss of bristles, swelling, redness, exudation and necrosis are given beside the stacked columns. DU: average for offspring of four Duroc boars. PI: offspring of Pietrain boars; L: offspring with least SINS signs (offspring from one boar, number 25); A: average of all Pietrain offspring; H: offspring with highest grades of SINS signs (one boar, number 8). b At the tail tip (complete tail without tail base). Percentages of piglets with swelling, slough, rhagades, exudation, bleeding and necrosis are shown beside the stacked columns. DU: average for offspring of four Duroc boars. PI: offspring of Pietrain boars; L: offspring with least SINS signs (offspring from one boar, number 25); A: average of all Pietrain offspring; H: offspring with highest grades of SINS signs (one boar, number 8). c At the ears. Percentages of piglets with lost bristles, vein combustions and necrosis are shown beside the stacked columns. DU: average for offspring of four Duroc boars. PI: offspring of Pietrain boars; L: offspring with least SINS signs (offspring from one boar, number 25); A: average of all Pietrain offspring; H: offspring with highest grades of SINS signs (one boar, number 8). d At the face. Percentages of piglets with eyelid oedema and nose oedema are shown beside the stacked columns. DU: average for offspring of four Duroc boars. PI: offspring of Pietrain boars; L: offspring with least SINS signs (offspring from one boar, number 25); A: average of all Pietrain offspring; H: offspring with highest grades of SINS signs (one boar, number 8). e At the teats. Percentages of piglets with swelling, redness, slough, necrosis and venous combustions are shown beside the stacked columns. DU: average for offspring of four Duroc boars. PI: offspring of Pietrain boars; L: offspring with least SINS signs (offspring from one boar, number 25); A: average of all Pietrain offspring; H: offspring with highest grades of SINS signs (one boar, number 8). At the claws. Percentages of piglets with wall bulging, wall bleeding, redness of heels and coronary bands are shown beside the stacked columns. DU: average for offspring of four Duroc boars. PI: offspring of Pietrain boars; L: offspring with least SINS signs (offspring from one boar, number 25); A: average of all Pietrain offspring; H: offspring with highest grades of SINS signs (one boar, number 8)

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