Porcine Health Management

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IMPROVING EDEMA DISEASE DIAGNOSIS IN PIGS BY DETECTING THE VT2E TOXIN GEN IN ORAL FLUID BY QPCR

The current confirmatory diagnosis of the edema disease caused by verotoxigenic strains of Escherichia coli (VTEC), is based on bacterial culture of rectal swabs or intestinal contents. This method is time consuming, invasive, and requires additional work...
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Abstract
Year
2018
Topic
Bacteriology and Bacterial Diseases

IMPORTANCE OF CO-INFECTING SEROVARS OF LEPTOSPIRA IN SPAIN  

Leptospira is distributed worldwide, affects a wide range of species and is also a zoonosis. Leptospira in swine production result in severe economic losses due to its negative effect on reproductive parameters (abortions, increased stillbirths, mummified...
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Abstract
Year
2018
Topic
Bacteriology and Bacterial Diseases

LEPTOSPIROSIS PREVALENCE STUDY IN PIG FARMS REPORTING REPRODUCTIVE PROBLEMS IN SPAIN

Leptospira is distributed worldwide, affects a wide range of species and is also a zoonosis. Leptospira in swine production results in severe economic losses due to its negative effect on reproductive parameters (abortions, increased stillbirths,...
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Abstract
Year
2018
Topic
Bacteriology and Bacterial Diseases

EFFICACY OF A SINGLE INJECTION OF ZACTRAN® FOR SWINE AGAINST BORDETELLA BRONCHISEPTICA RESPIRATORY DISEASE IN EXPERIMENTALLY INFECTED PIGLETS

Bordetella bronchiseptica is one of the major pathogens involved in Swine Respiratory Disease (SRD). The efficacy of ZACTRAN<sup>®</sup> for Swine (gamithromycin) against Bb was tested in an experimental pneumonia model. <strong>Material &...
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Abstract
Year
2018
Topic
Bacteriology and Bacterial Diseases

DETECTION OF LACTOFERRIN IN SWINE FAECES FROM AN EXPERIMENTAL INFECTION OF B. HYODYSENTERIAE.

Lactoferrin is an iron-binding glycoprotein present in various tissues and secretions of animals and humans. It is associated with inflammatory processes participating in several physiological functions as immune response or protection against microbials....
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Abstract
Year
2018
Topic
Bacteriology and Bacterial Diseases

COMPARATIVE FIELD STUDY ON THE EFFICACY OF AIVLOSIN® WATER SOLUBLE GRANULES VERSUS DOXYCYCLINE WATER MEDICATION FOR MYCOPLASMAL PNEUMONIA CONTROL IN...

 A field study comparing the efficacy of Tylvalosin (Aivlosin® Water Soluble Granules (WSG), ECO Animal Health Ltd.) with doxycycline was carried out in a large finishing site in Romania for the control of mycoplasmal pneumonia. Material and methods ...
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Abstract
Year
2018
Topic
Bacteriology and Bacterial Diseases

EVALUATION OF AIVLOSIN® WATER SOLUBLE GRANULES AND DENAGARD® LC IN THE CONTROL OF LAWSONIA INTRACELLULARIS IN A FINISHING UNIT IN DENMARK  

This paper describes a comparative field trial on a commercial unit in Denmark.  The pigs were born on a 1,200 farrow-to-nursery unit which supplied 750 weaners per week and had an associate finisher unit of around 3,000 places.  All units had been M...
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Abstract
Year
2018
Topic
Bacteriology and Bacterial Diseases

MYCOPLASMA HYOPNEUMONIAE ELIMINATION IN A FARROW TO FINISH UNIT IN BRITTANY USING AIVLOSIN® WATER SOLUBLE GRANULES (WSG)   

A Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae (Mhyo) elimination project was initiated in a unit that broke down when production began. The unit was located in a high-density area in Brittany and was equipped with a HEPA filtration system. The unit started filling up with...
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Abstract
Year
2018
Topic
Bacteriology and Bacterial Diseases

REPORT OF A MYCOPLASMA HYOPNEUMONIAE ELIMINATION PROJECT IN AN OUTDOOR UNIT IN OXFORDSHIRE USING AIVLOSIN® 42.5 MG/G PREMIX

A Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae (Mhyo) elimination program is described in one 800-sow, 3-week batch outdoor unit which had been introducing Mhyo negative replacement stock. The unit was considered Mhyo negative; however, during slaughterhouse inspections...
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Abstract
Year
2018
Topic
Bacteriology and Bacterial Diseases

ERADICATION OF ACTINOBACILLUS PLEUROPNEUMONIAE BY PARTIAL DEPOPULATION AND TILMOVET® TREATMENT  

App infections are sometimes not fully controlled by vaccination, medication or biosecurity.  Partial depopulation, combined with strategic treatment with tilmicosin (Tilmovet®, Huvepharma®) was initiated to eradicate App, restore performance and...
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Abstract
Year
2018
Topic
Bacteriology and Bacterial Diseases

VACCINATION AGAINST MYCOPLASMA HYOPNEUMONIAE WITH HYOGEN®: PREVALENCE AND SEVERITY OF LUNG LESIONS  

Vaccines have demonstrated their effectiveness against <i>Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae </i>in reducing clinical signs and lung lesions and improving productivity parameters. MATERIAL AND METHODS In total 3622 pigs were divided in three groups. Group A was...
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Abstract
Year
2018
Topic
Bacteriology and Bacterial Diseases

LABORATORY TRIAL FOR TO EVALUATE THE VECTOR COMPETENCE OF ORIENTAL COCKROACH (BLATTA ORIENTALIS) FOR ETEC, SALMONELLA TYPHIMURIUM AND BRACHYSPIRA...

The Oriental Cockroaches (Blatta orientalis) are important pest in swine production in recent years,  have long been investigated to assess the carry capacity for different swine pathogenic bacteria. They are known to carry about 57 species of pathogenic...
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Abstract
Year
2018
Topic
Bacteriology and Bacterial Diseases

TISSUE SELECTION FROM DIFFERENT PARTS OF THE LUNG IS CRITICAL FOR  DETECTION OF MYCOPLASMA HYOPNEUMONIAE  

Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae (M.hyo) detection in a lung tissue sample is part of respiratory disease diagnostics. Different authors have quantified M.hyo in order to connect M.hyo load with lung lesion severity. Quantification was performed on small pieces...
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Abstract
Year
2018
Topic
Bacteriology and Bacterial Diseases

INVESTIGATION OF PRODUCTION PARAMETERS IN A COMMERCIAL PIG FARMS IN SPAIN WITH POST-WEANING DIARRHOEA BEFORE AND AFTER THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A LIVE...

Post-weaning diarrhoea (PWD) remains a major cause of economic losses for the pig industry due to mortality, morbidity, decreased growth rate and cost of medication. PWD typically causes mild to severe diarrhoea after weaning, which can be associated with...
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Abstract
Year
2018
Topic
Bacteriology and Bacterial Diseases

ASSOCIATION OF SEQUENCE WITH SEROTYPE, VIRULENCE, AND ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE IN ACTINOBACILLUS PLEUROPNEUMONIAE

Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae (App) is responsible for significant economic losses in worldwide pig production. Peracute cases of sudden deaths, severe hemorrhagic and necrotizing or fibrinous pleuropneumnonia and decreased performance during...
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Abstract
Year
2018
Topic
Bacteriology and Bacterial Diseases