Clinical and pathological observations on goats experimentally infected with Pseudomonas pseudomallei.

@article{Thomas1988ClinicalAP,
  title={Clinical and pathological observations on goats experimentally infected with Pseudomonas pseudomallei.},
  author={Annette D Thomas and Judy Forbes-Faulkner and John H. Norton and Karen Trueman},
  journal={Australian veterinary journal},
  year={1988},
  volume={65 2},
  pages={43-6}
}
The effects in goats of the subcutaneous injection of varying doses of Pseudomonas pseudomallei (90 to 500,000 bacilli) suspended in normal saline are described. High doses (greater than or equal to 500 bacilli) caused acute, fatal infections. Lower doses (90 to 225 bacilli) caused acute or chronic disease when infection became established. However, 11 of 18 goats injected with the lower doses of bacilli showed no sign of infection on clinical or bacteriological examination. Response to… CONTINUE READING