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Table 1 Rate of deposition of S. japonicum eggs in the spleens and livers of test mice

From: The formation of egg granulomas in the spleens of mice with late Schistosoma japonicum infection alters splenic morphology

Weeks post infection No. of mice No. of mice with eggs (eggs, Epga)
in liver in spleen
5 8 8 (13,447 ± 1170 ) 0 (0)
6 8 8 (23,833 ± 2123) 0 (0)
7 8 8 (28,528 ± 4383) 3 (269 ± 67)
8 8 8 (30,760 ± 4146) 6 (414 ± 189)
12 7 7 (30,085 ± 4213 ) 6 (522 ± 231 )
  1. aEpg: eggs per gram (mean ± SD)