Paratuberculosis vaccination.

  title={Paratuberculosis vaccination.},
  author={Elisabeth A Patton},
  journal={The Veterinary clinics of North America. Food animal practice},
  volume={27 3},
  pages={573-80, vi}
One vaccine, Mycopar, is licensed for use in US cattle. The vaccine reduces clinical disease and fecal shedding of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (MAP). The vaccine is indicated for use in herds with a high MAP infection prevalence or herds with limited resources for implementing paratuberculosis control measures. In heavily infected herds, a combination of vaccination and disease control measures can help protect susceptible young stock while reducing environmental burdens and… CONTINUE READING

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