13. Guinea Pig Bacterial Diseases Flashcards
Where is Bordetella harbored?
Upper respiratory tract
4 clinical syndromes of Bordetella bronchiseptica
- Enzootic seasonal syndrome - nasal discharge, dyspnea
- Epizootic outbreak - pneumonia and septicemia
- Abortion and stillbirth
Histopathology of Bordetella
Acute to chronic, suppurative bronchopneumonia
Tx of Bordetella
Streptococcosis causes which syndromes?
Bronchopneumonia and sepsis (Strep pneumoniae) Cervical lymphadenitis (Strep equi)
Morphology of stretcoccus pneumoniae
Where is streptococus equi zooepidemicus harbored?
nasopharynx and conjunctiva
Strep pneumonia vs. Strep equi - which causes disease more often?
C/S of Strep equi
Enlarged lymph nodes
Tx of Strep equi
Drainage or removal of abscesses
Etiology of streptobacillosis
Streptobacillosis causes which dz in GPs?
Cervical lymphadenitis, SQ abscesses
Pathology of streptobacillosis
Necrotizing or grnaulomatous pneumonia
Tx for Streptobacillosis
Lance, drain, flush, abx