Difference between revisions of "Bacterial diseases"

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*''[[Clostridium spp]]'' - [[Bovine haemorrhagic syndrome]]
 
*''[[Clostridium spp]]'' - [[Bovine haemorrhagic syndrome]]
 
*''[[Escherichia coli]]''
 
*''[[Escherichia coli]]''
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*''[[Fusobacterium spp]]''
 
*''[[Mannheimia spp]]'' - [[Enzootic pneumonia|Bovine enzootic pneumonia]], [[bovine respiratory disease]]
 
*''[[Mannheimia spp]]'' - [[Enzootic pneumonia|Bovine enzootic pneumonia]], [[bovine respiratory disease]]
 
*''[[Mycoplasma spp]]'' - [[CBPP|Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia]]
 
*''[[Mycoplasma spp]]'' - [[CBPP|Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia]]

Revision as of 20:50, 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: