Klinischer Untersuchungsgang bei Verdacht auf bovine spongiforme Enzephalopathie (BSE)

Translated title of the contribution: Clinical examination of cattle with suspected bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE)

U. Braun, U. Kihm, Nicola Pusterla, M. Schönmann

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Abstract

The most important clinical signs of BSE are hypersensitivity to manipulations of the head and neck and disturbances in behaviour and locomotion. Diagnostic procedures include thorough clinical and neurological examination with emphasis on the assessment of behaviour, locomotion and sensitivity. The findings have to be interpreted carefully and depending on the diagnosis, national animal health regulations must be followed.

Translated title of the contributionClinical examination of cattle with suspected bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE)
Original languageGerman
Pages (from-to)35-41
Number of pages7
JournalSchweizer Archiv fur Tierheilkunde
Volume139
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1997
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Animal health regulations
  • Bovine
  • BSE (bovine spongiform encephalopathy)
  • Clinical diagnosis
  • Clinical examination

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • veterinary(all)

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