Increase in the prevalence of Johne's disease in sheep in Scotland

January 2011
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;Jan2011, Vol. 168 Issue 1, p13
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Increased prevalence of Johne's disease in sheep Abomasal damage in young cattle due to ostertagiosis Parasitic gastroenteritis in young sheep due to , and species serotype 2 associated with a range of clinical signs in pigs Respiratory cryptosporidiosis confirmed in wild red grouse These are among matters discussed in the disease surveillance report for October 2010 from SAC Consulting: Veterinary Services (SAC C VS)


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