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Disease outbreaks in cattle caused by Mycoplasma wenyonii


  • Two outbreaks of disease in dairy cattle caused by Mycoplasma (formerly Eperythrozoon) wenyonii

  • Unnecessary administration of copper boluses associated with copper poisoning in dairy cows

  • Large outbreak of ulcerative vulvovaginitis and balanoposthitis in sheep

  • Mycoplasma ovipneumoniae associated with outbreaks of respiratory disease in sheep

  • Erysipelas causing losses in pigs and turkeys

  • Sarcoptic mange in alpacas

— These are among matters discussed in the Veterinary Laboratories Agency's (vla's) disease surveillance report for England and Wales for November 2006

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