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Table 1 Culture Results and Corresponding Milk SCC (DCC) and CMT Scores in 222 Udder Halves

From: Direct and indirect measurement of somatic cell count as indicator of intramammary infection in dairy goats

Culture results % of all % of positive culture Mean SCC (SD) (1000/ml) Median CMT
S. aureus n = 9 4 23 1010 (1690) 2
CNS n = 28 13 72 651 (700) 2
S. dysgalactiae n = 2 1 5 200 (54) 1
No growth n = 180 81   481 (713) 1
Contaminated sample n = 3 1   281 (21) 1
All n = 222    519 (768) 1