Difference between revisions of "Bacterial diseases"

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*''[[Histophilus somni]]'' - [[bovine respiratory disease]]
 
*''[[Histophilus somni]]'' - [[bovine respiratory disease]]
 
*''[[Histophilus somni|Haemophilus spp]]''
 
*''[[Histophilus somni|Haemophilus spp]]''
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*''[[Klebsiella spp]]'' - [[mastitis]], [[teat diseases|teat sores]]
 
*''[[Leptospira spp]]''
 
*''[[Leptospira spp]]''
 
*''[[Listeria spp ]]''
 
*''[[Listeria spp ]]''

Revision as of 21:22, 28 August 2012

Bacteroides spp infection in a heifer that died from puerperal metritis

Bacterial diseases affect all animals and cattle are no less immune or unique to their onslaught. bacteria can cause varying ranges of illness in cattle from mild dermatitis to sepsis and death.

Appropriate antimicrobial therapy should be based on isolation and culture and sensitivity of causative bacteria.

Bacterial diseases in cattle include: