Melanosis in a Holstein heifer.

  • Ertan Oruç
  • Published 2007 in
    Journal of veterinary medicine. A, Physiology…


A case of Melanosis in a Holstein heifer is described in this report. Many of the visceral organs, diaphragm and skeletal muscles have got dark-brown to black and diffuse pigmentation in different diameters on their surfaces and cuts. Microscopically, brown to black coloured pigment containing cells were detected in the heart, lung, liver, spleen and muscle… (More)