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Flashcards in Diseases - Give short description Deck (12):
1

Ketosis

accumulation of ketones

2

Bang's Disease

identified by milk ring test

3

Calving Difficulty

lowest rate occurs in Jersey

4

Founders

a metabolic disease, most at risk for 2 weeks after calving

5

Circling Disease

affects central nervous system, caused by bacteria, animal may walk in circle

6

Johne's Disease

infects small intestines, no effective treatment

7

Milk Fever

imbalance of calcium, phosphorous & Vit. D, occurs 72 hours after calving

8

Warts

caused by a virus & are contagious

9

Hardware Disease

magnet given to prevent this

10

Twisted Stomach

80-90% of them are left-sided

11

Hairy Heel Warts

usually appears on rear feet, cause unknown

12

Mad Cow Disease

affects nervous system, began in Britain, first case in U.S. in Washington State

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