Listeriosis - : Lab tests blood, spinal fluid - antibiotics...

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Bacteria – occurs worldwide ‘circling disease’ in sheep and goats Can be zoonotic if immunosuppressed High mortality – Low morbidity Transmitted : Direct contact Ingestion of moldy silage Aerosol Oral-fecal Symptoms : Fever Muscle aches Loss of balance Encephalitis form:  circling, paralysis, salivation, terminally ill Diagnosis : Treatment
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Unformatted text preview: : Lab tests blood, spinal fluid - antibiotics Necropsy - no immunity afterwards - 30% recovery rate Prevention : Cook meat, wash vegetables Dont feed moldy silage Sanitize and disinfect can live in the soil for 4 years o Dont EVER feed silage to goats LISTERIOSIS...
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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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