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Pneumonic Pasteurellosis (Shipping Fever) Summary

Description: Bovine respiratory disease found in animals that have been shipped or exposed to CATTLE recently transported. The major agent responsible for the disease is MANNHEIMIA HAEMOLYTICA and less commonly, PASTEURELLA MULTOCIDA or HAEMOPHILUS SOMNUS. All three agents are normal inhabitants of the bovine nasal pharyngeal mucosa but not the LUNG. They are considered opportunistic pathogens following STRESS, PHYSIOLOGICAL and/or a viral infection. The resulting bacterial fibrinous BRONCHOPNEUMONIA is often fatal.

Also Known As: Shipping Fever; Pasteurellosis, Pneumonic; Fever, Shipping

Networked: 120 relevant articles (13 outcomes, 16 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Pneumonic Pasteurellosis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Vaccines : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 13 results : IBA
  2. enrofloxacin : 2 outcomes 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  3. Subunit Vaccines : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  4. Theophylline (Theon) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : FDA 119 Generic
  5. Oxytetracycline (Terramycin) : 1 outcome in 5 results : FDA 14
  6. Bacterial Vaccines : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  7. danofloxacin : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  8. Aerosols : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  9. tilmicosin : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  10. difloxacin : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Pneumonic Pasteurellosis

  1. Bovine Respiratory Disease Complex
  2. Pasteurella Infections (Pasteurellosis)
  3. Salmonella Infections (Salmonellosis)
  4. Extrinsic Allergic Alveolitis (Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis)
  5. Pleuropneumonia
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Key Therapies for Pneumonic Pasteurellosis

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  1. Catheters : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result
  2. Endoscopes : 2 results
  3. Therapeutics : 1 result

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