23. Pasteurella Infections

  1. Dolores Gavier-Widén2,3,
  2. J. Paul Duff4 and
  3. Anna Meredith5
  1. Ezio Ferroglio DVM, PhD, Dipl. EVPC, Dipl. ECVPH

Published Online: 30 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118342442.ch23

Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe

Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe

How to Cite

Ferroglio, E. (2012) Pasteurella Infections, in Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe (eds D. Gavier-Widén, J. P. Duff and A. Meredith), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118342442.ch23

Editor Information

  1. 2

    National Veterinary Institute (SVA), Uppsala, Sweden

  2. 3

    Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

  3. 4

    Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency, (AHVLA) Diseases of Wildlife Scheme, Penrith, UK

  4. 5

    Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

Author Information

  1. Universitàdegli Studi di Torino, Dipartimento Produzioni Animali, Epidemiologia ed Ecologia, Grugliasco, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 31 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405199056

Online ISBN: 9781118342442



  • pasteurella infections;
  • ‘pasteurellosis’ infection with bacteria of Pasteurella and Mannheimia;
  • ‘pasteurellosis’ or ‘septicaemic/haemorrhagic’, in birds ‘avian cholera’;
  • Pasteurella and Mannheimia, of family Pasteurellaceae;
  • pasteurella infections in wild mammals;
  • Pasteurella multocida serotype D, commensal, in stressed animals;
  • Pasteurellaceae spread, saliva/nasal of diseased animals;
  • fallow deer with P. multocida, head/neck swellings;
  • pneumonia, as health concerns in mountain ruminants;
  • avian cholera, or fowl cholera, by Pasteurella multocida


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