Coxiellosis (Q Fever)

April 23, 2018 0
By Barry Whitworth Since the Center for Disease Control (CDC) classified Coxiella burnetii as a potential bioterrorism agent and made it a reportable disease, it has been discovered that Q fever in humans is more […]

Bovine Respiratory Disease Complex

September 27, 2017 0
By Barry Whitworth Bovine respiratory disease complex (BRDC) or syndrome (BRDS), commonly referred to as pneumonia or “shipping fever,” is a multifactorial disease primarily affecting young cattle. According to W. Mark Hilton, DVM with Elanco […]

Seneca Valley Virus

January 16, 2017 0
By Barry Whitworth Seneca Valley Virus or Senecavirus A was first identified in the United States in 1988. The virus appears sporadically with a few cases appearing every year. However, in 2015, the number of […]