Difference between revisions of "Bacterial diseases"

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Bacterial diseases in cattle include:
 
Bacterial diseases in cattle include:
 
*''[[Actinobacillus spp]]'' - wooden tongue
 
*''[[Actinobacillus spp]]'' - wooden tongue
*''[[Actinomyces spp]]''
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*''[[Arcanobacterium spp|Actinomyces spp]]'' - [[mastitis]]
*''[[Trueperella spp|Arcanobacterium pyogenes]]'' - [[Puerperal metritis]], [[mastitis]]
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*''[[Arcanobacterium spp|Arcanobacterium pyogenes]]'' - [[Puerperal metritis]], [[mastitis]]
 
*''[[Anaplasma spp|Anaplasma marginale]]''
 
*''[[Anaplasma spp|Anaplasma marginale]]''
 
*''[[Bacteroides spp]]'' - [[Puerperal metritis]]
 
*''[[Bacteroides spp]]'' - [[Puerperal metritis]]

Revision as of 00:36, 29 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: