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Cover for Role of <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Listeria monocytogenes</i> in human health: disadvantages and advantages.

The genus Listeria consists of eight species: Listeria monocytogenes, Listeria innocua, Listeria ivanovii, Listeria seeligeri, Listeria welshimeri, Listeria grayi, Listeria rocourtii and Listeria marthii. Among Listeria species only L. monocytogenes and L. ivanovii are pathogenic to humans and...

Author(s)
Khan, J. A.; Rathore, R. S.; Shaheen Khan; Hussain, F. M.; Iqbal Ahmad
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645216)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Deaths of pigs in the nursery area.

This chapter discusses the possible causes, features and treatment of deaths occurring in pigs in the nursery area. Focus is given on respiratory disease and mortality due to porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus infection, mulberry heart disease (deficiency in vitamin E and...

Author(s)
McOrist, S.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642123)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Baby piglet problems.

This chapter discusses the common newborn piglet problems encountered in farms. Focus is given to death due to crushing by the sow, diarrhoea due to rotavirus infection, neonatal colibacillosis (enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli), bloody diarrhoea and death due to Clostridium infection, carbon...

Author(s)
McOrist, S.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642123)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Skin and muscle problems in pigs.

This chapter discusses the causes, key features and treatment of skin and muscle problems in pigs. Focus is given on pig mange (Sarcoptes scabiei), Haematopinus suis infection, Staphylococcus hyicus infection, anaemia (Mycoplasma suis), porcine dermatopathy and nephropathy syndrome (porcine...

Author(s)
McOrist, S.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642123)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Phage therapy of non-wound infections.

This chapter begins with an overview of the history of phage therapy as it pertains to non-wound infections, and then details more up-to-date experimental models (such as mice and dogs) and results. The following experimental infections are described: septicaemia, pulmonary infections,...

Author(s)
Burrowes, B.; Harper, D. R.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939847)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Edwardsiella</i> septicaemias.

In this chapter, the biology, current classification, diagnosis, genetic characteristics, geographical distribution, host range, epidemiology, transmission, control, treatment, economic, environmental and social importance of Edwardsiella in fishes were discussed.

Author(s)
Evans, J. J.; Klesius, P. H.; Plumb, J. A.; Shoemaker, C. A.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935542)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Fish diseases and disorders. Volume 3: viral, bacterial and fungal infections.

This second edition of the book Fish Diseases and Disorders, Viral, Bacterial and Fungal Infections volume 3 represents a major update on the viral, bacterial and oomycete disorders of finfish and shellfish. Since publication of the first edition (in 1999), considerable advances have been made and...

Author(s)
Woo, P. T. K.; Bruno, D. W.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935542)
Type
Book
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Cover for Non-transmissible diseases.

This chapter discusses the aetiology, pathogenesis, risk factors, clinical signs, pathology, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of nutritional disorders, poisoning and other multifactorial diseases in crocodiles. The nutritional disorders covered include nutritional bone disease, deficiencies in...

Author(s)
Huchzermeyer, F. W.
ISBN
2003 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851996566)
Type
Book chapter

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