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Table 1 Mortality in pig herds caused by PRRSV according to age and sex

From: Outbreaks of highly pathogenic porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome in Jiangxi province, China

Herds Dead no./total no.
Boars Sows Suckling piglets and nursery pigs
1 4/8 36/48 34/36
2 3/7 22/33 32/38
3 6/11 51/67 44/51
4 2/5 14/18 28/34
5 4/6 29/36 17/22
Mean 19/37 = 51% 152/202 = 72% 155/181 = 85.6%