Difference between revisions of "Bacterial diseases"

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*''[[Escherichia coli]]''
 
*''[[Escherichia coli]]''
 
*''[[Fusobacterium spp]]''
 
*''[[Fusobacterium spp]]''
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*''[[Histophilus somni]]'' - [[bovine respiratory disease]]
 
*''[[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 21:58, 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: