Evaluation of antibiotics for treatment of cattle infected with Leptospira borgpetersenii serovar hardjo.

OBJECTIVE To evaluate antibiotics for treatment of cattle with leptospirosis caused by Leptospira borgpetersenii serovar hardjo. DESIGN Randomized controlled trial. ANIMALS 42 healthy mixed-breed cattle. PROCEDURE Cattle were inoculated via conjunctival instillation with L. borgpetersenii serovar hardjo. After infection and urinary shedding of L… CONTINUE READING