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[[File:puerperal01.jpg|thumb|''[[Bacteroides spp]]'' infection in a heifer that died from [[puerperal metritis]] ]]
 
[[File:puerperal01.jpg|thumb|''[[Bacteroides spp]]'' infection in a heifer that died from [[puerperal metritis]] ]]
Bacterial diseases in cattle
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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.
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Appropriate [[antimicrobial therapy]] should be based on isolation and culture and sensitivity of causative bacteria.
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Bacterial diseases in cattle include:
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*''[[Actinobacillus spp]]'' - wooden tongue
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*''[[Arcanobacterium spp|Actinomyces spp]]'' - [[mastitis]]
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*''[[Arcanobacterium spp|Arcanobacterium pyogenes]]'' - [[vegetative endocarditis]], [[puerperal metritis]], [[mastitis]]
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*''[[Anaplasma spp|Anaplasma marginale]]''
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*''[[Bacillus anthracis]]'' - [[Anthrax]]
 
*''[[Bacteroides spp]]'' - [[Puerperal metritis]]
 
*''[[Bacteroides spp]]'' - [[Puerperal metritis]]
*''[[Trueperella spp|Arcanobacterium pyogenes]]'' - [[Puerperal metritis]], [[mastitis]]
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*''[[Borrelia spp]]'' - Lyme disease, [[epizootic bovine abortion]]
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*''[[Brucella spp]]'' - [[abortion]]
 
*''[[Campylobacter spp]]''
 
*''[[Campylobacter spp]]''
*''[[Chlamydophila spp|Chlamydophila pecorum]]'' - [[Sporadic bovine encephalomyelitis]]
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*''[[Chlamydophila spp]]'' - [[Sporadic bovine encephalomyelitis]], [[abortion]]
 
*''[[Clostridium spp]]'' - [[Bovine haemorrhagic syndrome]]
 
*''[[Clostridium spp]]'' - [[Bovine haemorrhagic syndrome]]
*''[[Escherichia coli]]''
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*''[[Arcanobacterium spp|Corynebacterium spp]]'' - [[mastitis]], [[teat diseases|teat sores]]
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*''[[Q fever|Coxiella burnetii]]'' - [[Q fever]]
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*''[[Heartwater|Cowdria ruminantium]]'' - [[Heartwater]]
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*''[[Ehrlichia spp|Ehrlichia ruminantium]]'' - [[Heartwater]]
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*''[[Escherichia coli]]'' - [[mastitis]]
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*''[[Francisella tularensis]]'' - Tularaemia
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*''[[Fusobacterium spp]]''
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*''[[Histophilus somni]]'' - [[bovine respiratory disease]]
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*''[[Histophilus somni|Haemophilus spp]]''
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*''[[Klebsiella spp]]'' - [[mastitis]], [[teat diseases|teat sores]]
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*''[[Leptospira spp]]'' - [[Leptospira spp|Leptospirosis]]
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*''[[Listeria spp ]]''
 
*''[[Mannheimia spp]]'' - [[Enzootic pneumonia|Bovine enzootic pneumonia]], [[bovine respiratory disease]]
 
*''[[Mannheimia spp]]'' - [[Enzootic pneumonia|Bovine enzootic pneumonia]], [[bovine respiratory disease]]
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*''[[Moraxella bovis]]'' - infectious keratoconjunctivitis ('pink eye')
 
*''[[Mycoplasma spp]]'' - [[CBPP|Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia]]
 
*''[[Mycoplasma spp]]'' - [[CBPP|Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia]]
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*''[[Mycobacterium spp]]'' - tuberculosis
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*''[[Myxobacteria spp]]'' - [[Epizootic bovine abortion]]
 
*''[[Pasteurella spp]]'' - [[bovine respiratory disease]]
 
*''[[Pasteurella spp]]'' - [[bovine respiratory disease]]
 
*''[[Bacteroides spp|Prevotella melaninogenica]]'' (''Bacteroides melaninogenicus'') - [[Puerperal metritis]]
 
*''[[Bacteroides spp|Prevotella melaninogenica]]'' (''Bacteroides melaninogenicus'') - [[Puerperal metritis]]
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*''[[Proteus spp]]'' - [[pneumonia]], [[mastitis]]
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*''[[Pseudomonas spp]]'' - [[pneumonia]]
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*''[[Salmonella spp]]''
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*''[[Staphylococcus spp]]'' - [[mastitis]], [[teat diseases|teat sores]]
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*''[[Streptococcus spp]]'' - [[mastitis]]
 
*''[[Trueperella spp|Trueperella pyogenes]]'' - [[Puerperal metritis]], [[mastitis]]
 
*''[[Trueperella spp|Trueperella pyogenes]]'' - [[Puerperal metritis]], [[mastitis]]
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*''[[Ureaplasma diversum]]''

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: