Difference between revisions of "Bacterial diseases"

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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:
 
*''[[Bacteroides spp]]'' - [[Puerperal metritis]]
 
*''[[Bacteroides spp]]'' - [[Puerperal metritis]]
 
*''[[Trueperella spp|Arcanobacterium pyogenes]]'' - [[Puerperal metritis]], [[mastitis]]
 
*''[[Trueperella spp|Arcanobacterium pyogenes]]'' - [[Puerperal metritis]], [[mastitis]]

Revision as of 08:42, 19 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: