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This article describes the incidence of bovine tuberculosis in wild badgers (Meles meles) killed by vehicles in Northern Ireland through postmortem diagnosis.

Courcier, E. A.; Menzies, F. D.; Strain, S. A. J.; Skuce, R. A.; Robinson, P. A.; Patterson, I. A. P.; McBride, K. R.; McCormick, C. M.; Walton, E.; McDowell, S. W. J.; Abernethy, D. A.
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Veterinary Record, 2018, 182, 9, pp 259
AbstractFull Text

A survey of bovine tuberculosis (TB) in badgers killed by cars has been ongoing since 1999, with an annual mean of 78 badgers submitted for laboratory examination. The sample prevalence was 20.0% and temporal trends were similar to those of bovine herd prevalence. TB in badgers and surrounding...

Abernethy, D. A.; Walton, E.; Menzies, F.; Courtier, E.; Robinson, P.
Association pour l'Étude de l'Épidémiologie des Maladies Animales, Maisons-Alfort, France
Épidémiologie et Santé Animale, 2011, No.59/60, pp 216-218