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Antimicrobial dry cow therapy (DCT) is an important component of mastitis control programs aimed to eliminate existing intramammary infections and prevent the development of new ones during the dry period. However, to what extent the microbiota profiles of different niches of the udder change...

Author(s)
Derakhshani, H.; Plaizier, J. C.; Buck, J. de; Barkema, H. W.; Khafipour, E.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Dairy Science, 2018, 101, 11, pp 10191-10205
Abstract

Mastitis may be caused by a wide range of microorganisms able to induce distinct lesions in mammary tissues. This study aims to characterize the gross and microscopic features of mastitis in dairy cows and to correlate them with the pathogens involved. The udders of slaughtered dairy cows were...

Author(s)
Bianchi, R. M.; Schwertz, C. I.; Cecco, B. S. de; Panziera, W.; Lorenzo, C. de; Heck, L. C.; Snel, G. G. M.; Lopes, B. C.; Silva, F. S. da; Pavarini, S. P.; Driemeier, D.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2019, 51, 7, pp 2057-2066
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The importance of systematic mastitis control in dairy herds is described through the presentation of data concerning mastitis occurrence and significance in modern milk production. Research was conducted during farm visits and by taking udder quarter samples from all lactating cows at the time of...

Author(s)
Cvetnić, L.; Samardžija, M.; Habrun, B.; Kompes, G.; Benić, M.
Publisher
Veterinarska Fakulteta, Univerza v Ljubljani, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Citation
Slovenian Veterinary Research, 2016, 53, 3, pp 131-140
Abstract

A cross-sectional study was conducted on prevalence of mastitis, its bacterial causes, their antibiotic sensitivities and management practices of sahiwal and dairy cattle kept at a centre of Kenya Agricultural & Livestock Research Organization (KALRO) in Naivasha, Kenya. Clinical mastitis was...

Author(s)
Ndirangu, P. N.; Siamba, D.; Wesonga, H. O.; Mungube, E. O.; Maichomo, M. W.; Mugambi, J. M.
Publisher
Inter-African Bureau for Animal Resources, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Bulletin of Animal Health and Production in Africa, 2017, 65, 2, pp 291-303
Abstract

Management of udder health is particularly focused on preventing new infections. Data from the DeLaval Online Cell Counter (DeLaval, Tumba, Sweden) may be used in forecasting to improve decision support for improved udder health management. It provides online cell counts (OCC) as a proxy for...

Author(s)
Dalen, G.; Rachah, A.; Nørstebø, H.; Schukken, Y. H.; Reksen, O.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Dairy Science, 2019, 102, 12, pp 11349-11358
Abstract

Timely and accurate identification of cows with intramammary infections is essential for optimal udder health management. Various sensor systems have been developed to provide udder health information that can be used as a decision support tool for the farmer. Among these sensors, the DeLaval...

Author(s)
Dalen, G.; Rachah, A.; Nørstebø, H.; Schukken, Y. H.; Reksen, O.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Dairy Science, 2019, 102, 6, pp 5419-5429
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The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of subclinical mastitis in dairy cows in Kosovo and the antimicrobial susceptibility of isolated bacteria. Six hundred and twenty four milk samples from individual quarters of 156 lactating cows were tested using California Mastitis Test (CMT)...

Author(s)
Sylejmani, D.; Ramadani, N.; Robaj, A.; Hamidi, A.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Trakia University, Stara Zagora, Bulgaria
Citation
Bulgarian Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 2016, 19, 4, pp 299-307
Abstract

Reduction in long-term milk yields represents a notable share of the economic losses caused by bovine mastitis. Efficient, economic, and safe measures to prevent these losses require knowledge of the causal agent of the disease. The aim of this study was to investigate pathogen-specific impacts of...

Author(s)
Heikkilä, A. M.; Liski, E.; Pyörälä, S.; Taponen, S.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Dairy Science, 2018, 101, 10, pp 9493-9504
AbstractFull Text

The "cow hygiene score" system is a management tool for assessment of cow's body hygiene and cleaning of the barn. In this study, the correlation between body hygiene scores and intramammary infections (IMI), California Mastitis Test (CMT) and Somatic Cell Count (SCC) were evaluated in two...

Author(s)
Rajabi, I.; Razavizadeh, A. T.; Azizzadeh, M.; Khoramian, B.
Publisher
Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran
Citation
Iranian Journal of Veterinary Science and Technology, 2017, 9, 1, pp 12-16
AbstractFull Text

Lactoferrin is an iron-binding glycoprotein of the transferrin family, present in high concentrations in secretions from the mammary glands during the involution period, and has antimicrobial ability. To determine lactoferrin concentrations in bovine milk with different bacteriological findings,...

Author(s)
Galfi, A. L.; Radinović, M. Ž.; Boboš, S. F.; Pajić, M. J.; Savić, S. S.; Milanov, D. S.
Publisher
Veterinarski Fakultet Sveučilišta u Zagrebu (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Zagreb), Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Veterinarski Arhiv, 2016, 86, 4, pp 487-497

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