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Microbial diseases of the genital system of rams or bucks
Objective of the present paper is to review microbial diseases of the genital system of male small ruminants. The paper reviews the infections and the diseases by taking an organ approach within the genital system, whilst ...
Sheep Diagnostic Medicine
Experimental staphylococcal mastitis in bitches: Clinical, bacteriological, cytological, haematological and pathological features
The objectives of the work were to study the features of experimentally induced canine mastitis and to present hypotheses regarding the pathogenesis of the disease. The tight caudal abdominal mammary gland of six bitches ...
Ultrasonographic findings in the ovine udder during lactogenesis in healthy ewes or ewes with pregnancy toxaemia
Objective of the study was to record, by means of ultrasonographic examination, changes occurring during lactogenesis in the udder of healthy ewes and of ewes with pregnancy toxaemia. The work was carried out in 28 ewes, ...
Pregnancy toxaemia as predisposing factor for development of mastitis in sheep during the immediately post-partum period
Objective of the work was to evaluate the potential predisposing role of pregnancy toxaemia in development of mastitis in the immediately post-partum period. Ewes were allocated in subgroups A1 or A2 (with pregnancy toxaemia) ...
Ultrasonographic appearance of clinically healthy testicles and epididymides of rams
The clinically healthy testicles and epididymides of 31 rams were imaged inside and outside the breeding period, by using a real time ultrasound scanner. A scanning technique based on multiple imaging planes from the caudal ...
Ovine orchitis, with special reference to orchitis associated with Arcanobacterium pyogenes
Initially, the literature on ovine orchitis, a disorder with significant reproductive consequences, is briefly reviewed. Subsequently, the results of research work on orchitis associated with Arcanobacterium pyogenes are ...
Clinical evaluation of reproductive ability of rams
Clinical evaluation of reproductive ability of rams is an integral part of sheep health management programs. The majority of problems adversely affecting the reproductive ability of rams can be easily detected with clinical ...
Ultrasonographic findings in the ovine udder during involution
The objective of the study was to record, by means of ultrasonographic examination, changes occurring in the udder of ewes during involution and to compare differences between progressive or abrupt udder drying-off. In ...
Experimentally induced orchitis associated with Arcanobacterium pyogenes: clinical, ultrasonographic, seminological and pathological features
The objectives of this study were to describe the features of experimentally induced orchitis associated with Arcanobacterium pyogenes and confirm the pathogenicity of the organism for the ovine testicle. One testicle of ...