Epididymitis of rams in the central and southern districts of the Orange Free State

Scrotal palpation, microscopical examination of semen smears and the application of bacteriological techniques, revealed the incidence of Actinobacillus seminis and Brucella ovis infection of rams in the central and southern districts of the Orange Free State to be 2,9 % and 4,3 % respectively. More...

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Published in: Journal of the South African Veterinary Association Vol. 55; no. 4; pp. 173 - 176
Main Author: De Wet, J.A.L. & Erasmus, J.A
Format: Journal Article
Language: Afrikaans
English
Published: South Africa South African Veterinary Association (SAVA) 01-01-1984
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Summary: Scrotal palpation, microscopical examination of semen smears and the application of bacteriological techniques, revealed the incidence of Actinobacillus seminis and Brucella ovis infection of rams in the central and southern districts of the Orange Free State to be 2,9 % and 4,3 % respectively. More Dorper than Merino rams were affected.
ISSN: 1019-9128
2224-9435