A study of some infectious causes of reproductive disorders in cattle owned by resource-poor farmers in Gauteng Province, South Africa.

@article{Njiro2011ASO,
  title={A study of some infectious causes of reproductive disorders in cattle owned by resource-poor farmers in Gauteng Province, South Africa.},
  author={Stephen Njiro and A Kidanemariam and Ana Mbokeleng Tsotetsi and Tendai C Katsande and Mandla S. Mnisi and Baratang Alison Lubisi and A. D. Potts and Faculty Baloyi and Gugulethu Moyo and John Mpofu and Alan Kalake and RMichael Williams},
  journal={Journal of the South African Veterinary Association},
  year={2011},
  volume={82 4},
  pages={
          213-8
        }
}
Two hundred and thirty-nine cattle from Gauteng Province in South Africa were tested for various pathogens causing reproductive diseases includingbovine viral diarrhoea/mucosal disease (BVD/MD) virus, infectious bovine rhinotracheitis/infectious pustular vulvovaginitis (IBR/IPV) virus, Neospora caninum and Brucella abortus usingvarious tests. For BVD/MD virus, 49.37% tested positive, 74.47% for IBR/IPV virus, 8.96% for Neospora caninum and 3.8% for Brucella abortus. The result for Brucella… CONTINUE READING

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