TITLE

Yersinia pseudotuberculosis as a cause of ocular disease in goats

AUTHOR(S)
Wessels, M. E.; Payne, J.; Willmington, J. A.; Bell, S. J.; Davies, I. H.
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;5/29/2010, Vol. 166 Issue 22, p699
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how Yersinia pseudotuberculosis can cause ocular disease in goats. Other conditions associated with the organism include enterocolitis, mesenteric lymphadenitis and septicaemia. Details on the four cases identified by the British Veterinary Laboratories Agency (VLA) that involved the organism are also provided.
ACCESSION #
51407505

 

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