Brucella Bovis

Brucella Bovis - ** false positive vs. false negative =...

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Bacteria “Bang’s disease” or “contagious abortion” Initially a breeding disease Transmitted by : Contact Ingestion of infected material (unpasteurized milk) You need a cow with a healthy calf in order to have milk o Abortion = loss of milk Vaccine is discouraged   you can get false positives o Not every test is perfect
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Unformatted text preview: ** false positive vs. false negative = which is better? False positive you can start to treat it instead of letting the infected cow roam with the other healthy cows infecting them Does exist in Africa, Mediterranean region Elk can carry it BRUCELLA BOVIS...
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