Difference between revisions of "Bacterial diseases"

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*''[[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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*''[[Staphylococcus spp]]''
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*''[[Streptococcus spp]]''
 
*''[[Trueperella spp|Trueperella pyogenes]]'' - [[Puerperal metritis]], [[mastitis]]
 
*''[[Trueperella spp|Trueperella pyogenes]]'' - [[Puerperal metritis]], [[mastitis]]

Revision as of 21:30, 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: