2. Disorders of Cattle

  1. Bradley L. Njaa DVM, MVSc, DACVP
  1. Mark L. Anderson DVM, PhD, DACVP

Published Online: 22 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119949053.ch2

Kirkbride's Diagnosis of Abortion and Neonatal Loss in Animals, Fourth Edition

Kirkbride's Diagnosis of Abortion and Neonatal Loss in Animals, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Anderson, M. L. (2012) Disorders of Cattle, in Kirkbride's Diagnosis of Abortion and Neonatal Loss in Animals, Fourth Edition (ed B. L. Njaa), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119949053.ch2

Editor Information

  1. Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Center for Veterinary Health Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, USA

Author Information

  1. California Animal Health & Food Safety Laboratory, DAHFS—Davis Lab, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 27 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470958520

Online ISBN: 9781119949053

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Keywords:

  • disorders of cattle;
  • veterinary diagnostic, bovine abortion;
  • hematogenous route;
  • fetal lesion distribution, route of infection;
  • standardized diagnostic protocol;
  • bovine abortion submissions;
  • microbiological diagnostic, necropsy examination;
  • opportunistic bacterial, and protozoal infections;
  • BHV type I, fetal BVDV, BTV;
  • abortifacient plants

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Specialized techniques

  • Gross examination

  • Viral causes of abortion and perinatal loss

  • Bacterial causes of abortion and perinatal loss

  • Mycotic infections

  • Protozoal infections

  • Abortifacient plants

  • Bibliography