Difference between revisions of "Bacterial diseases"

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*''[[Actinobacillus spp]]'' - wooden tongue
 
*''[[Actinobacillus spp]]'' - wooden tongue
 
*''[[Arcanobacterium spp|Actinomyces spp]]'' - [[mastitis]]
 
*''[[Arcanobacterium spp|Actinomyces spp]]'' - [[mastitis]]
*''[[Arcanobacterium spp|Arcanobacterium pyogenes]]'' - [[Puerperal metritis]], [[mastitis]]
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*''[[Arcanobacterium spp|Arcanobacterium pyogenes]]'' - [[vegetative endocarditis]], [[puerperal metritis]], [[mastitis]]
 
*''[[Anaplasma spp|Anaplasma marginale]]''
 
*''[[Anaplasma spp|Anaplasma marginale]]''
 
*''[[Bacillus anthracis]]'' - [[Anthrax]]
 
*''[[Bacillus anthracis]]'' - [[Anthrax]]

Latest revision as of 22:36, 6 September 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: