mastitis

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inflammation of a breast (or udder)

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Therefore it is important to conclude that the use of chymotrypsin could be an adjunct in the treatment of acute mastitis.
As a result, they discovered that acute mastitis was more likely in ewes with poor udder conformation, teat lesions and inadequate nutrition in pregnancy, as well as those feeding twins or triplets.
That causes decrease in production in the form of loss in milk yield, condemned milk, animals earlier culling and replacements [10] and more 10% decrease in residual lactation after occurrence of acute mastitis.
No ulceration was observed in 28 cases of acute mastitis (MCCUE & WILSON, 1989).
After freshening it was revealed that her udder problems resulted from incomplete or improper treatment of acute mastitis which had led to chronic mastitis.
Parentral administration of antibiotics in acute mastitis is recommended as it diffuses well in udder while intramammary infusion is unlikely diffuse well in all parts of glandular tissue due to swollen mammary gland (Radostitis et al.
Among 11 cases [Table 6], the maximum cases were of acute mastitis and tuberculous mastitis (three cases each).
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