Pasteurellosis

Pasteurellosis - Diagnosis = blood tests, x-rays Treatment...

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Bacteria – “snuffles” Most prevalent in rabbits – respiratory disease zoonotic Transmitted : Mating Contact – wounds Symptoms :        show when animal is under stress Nasal discharge - congestion Conjunctivitis Abscesses ** Often resides in the mouth of dogs and cats In humans = swelling, pneumonia, septicemia
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Unformatted text preview: Diagnosis = blood tests, x-rays Treatment = antibiotics, surgery for abscesses Prevention : Minimize stress levels Clean environment Neuter male rabbits ** Also causes:-Cholera - chickens-Abortions - swine-hemorrhagic septicemia - sheep and goats PASTEURELLOSIS...
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course AVS 332 taught by Professor Launer during the Spring '08 term at Rhode Island.

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