mastitis

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Related to acute mastitis: lactation mastitis, periductal mastitis
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inflammation of a breast (or udder)

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Older ewes were also found to be more prone to acute mastitis and those with the infection were significantly more likely to have a lump in the udder when examined later in the same lactation.
Udder conformations with big or extremely positioned teats and droopy udders were linked to an increase in teat lesions, udder lumps, acute mastitis or slower growing lambs.
After freshening it was revealed that her udder problems resulted from incomplete or improper treatment of acute mastitis which had led to chronic mastitis.
Acute mastitis, with a hot, swollen udder, abnormal milk, and a clearly sick animal is an example of an acute disease.
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