Kevin Washburn, DVM, DABVP
Abomasal ulcers in cattle (Proceedings)
An ulcer is defined as a loss of epithelium from the mucosal surface of the abomasum.
The dreaded downer cow (Proceedings)
"Downer" animal: Animal with prolonged recumbency (>12 hrs) that is persistent and intractable
Disorders of the bovine upper limb (Proceedings)
Fractures of the metatarsal/metacarpal regions commonly occur in food animal practice particularly in young calves.
Bovine lymphosarcoma (Proceedings)
Bovine leukemia virus (BLV) is an oncogenic retrovirus associated with lymphosarcoma in cattle.
Anaplasmosis in cattle (Proceedings)
Definition/Etiology: Infectious, transmissible disease of cattle, sheep and goats. Caused by the Rickettsial organism Anaplasma marginale in cattle or A. ovis in sheep/goats.