Brucella Bovis

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

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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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