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Table 1 Recovery of mycoplasmas from organs and blood of experimentally infected hamsters

From: Animal model of Mycoplasma fermentans respiratory infection

Mycoplasma Trachea Right lung Left lung Heart Spleen Kidney Brain Blood
M. fermentans P 140 11/21* 6/21 5/21 3/21 7/21 15/21 11/21 4/21
M. fermentans PG 18 2/21 6/21 3/21 6/21 11/21 13/21 4/21 2/21
M. pneumoniae 15/21 15/21 17/21 11/21 14/21 15/21 13/21 10/21
  1. *Detected mycoplasmas in organs or blood/ total of infected hamsters.