Disease induced by BVDV varies in severity, duration, and organ systems involved. Acute disease results from infection of susceptible cattle..
BRUCELLA ABORTUS is a major cause of abortion worldwide but has been controlled in most parts of the world. In..
This highly contagious pneumonia is generally accompanied by pleurisy. It is present in Africa, the Iberian peninsula, and parts of..
East Coast fever, an acute disease of cattle, is characterized usually by high fever, swelling of the lymph nodes, dyspnea,..
Bovine, gingiva. There is an elongate erosion (ruptured vesicle) ventral to the incisors. Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is a highly contagious..
Description Signs of foot rot include swelling of the coronary band with spreading of the toes and/or necrosis of tissue..
Heartwater is a major disease in Africa and the Carribean. Caused by EHRLICHIA RUMINANTIUM, an obligate-intracellular gram-negative bacterium spread by..
Description Infectious keratoconjunctivitis (pinkeye) caused by MORAXELLA BOVIS is one of the most common bovine ocular diseases. Cattle are the..
Clinical Signs. Affected cattle, sheep and goats develop progressive emaciation. Typical age of onset of obvious clinical signs: 2-7 yrs…
Description Leptospirosis is recognized worldwide as a cause of abortion, systemic illness, and mastitis. Signs can be mild or severe…