Ulcerative blepharitis and conjunctivitis in adult dairy cows and association with Moraxella bovoculi

Klibs N. Galvão, John A Angelos

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Nine lactating dairy cows were evaluated because of eye lesions. Examination revealed mild to severe ulceration of the lower and/or upper eyelids, mild to severe swelling surrounding affected eyes, and profuse lacrimation. Lesions typically affected 1 eye, and involved the eyelid skin and conjunctiva. Oxytetracycline treatment led to cure within 2 wk.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)400-402
Number of pages3
JournalCanadian Veterinary Journal
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 2010


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • veterinary(all)
  • Medicine(all)

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