Diagnostic evidence of Staphylococcus warneri as a possible cause of bovine abortion.

@article{Barigye2007DiagnosticEO,
  title={Diagnostic evidence of Staphylococcus warneri as a possible cause of bovine abortion.},
  author={Robert Barigye and Lynn P Schaan and Penelope S. Gibbs and Ev Schamber and Neil W Dyer},
  journal={Journal of veterinary diagnostic investigation : official publication of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Inc},
  year={2007},
  volume={19 6},
  pages={694-6}
}
Following a routine necropsy of a bovine fetus aborted at 5 months of gestation, placenta, fetal tissue samples, and stomach contents were subjected to a number of laboratory tests. Staphylococcus warneri was isolated in pure culture from the lung, liver, and stomach contents, whereas the placenta yielded S. warneri and a number of contaminants. Gross evaluation of agar plates showed predominant colonies to be morphologically consistent with those of S. warneri and the identity of the agent was… CONTINUE READING