A case of verminous mastitis in a mare
Gratwick, Z; Frean, J; Plessis, D; Hewetson, M; Schwan, V
This report describes bilateral mammary gland infection with a previously unidentified Cephalobus species of nematode. Only one previous case of verminous mastitis due to a Cephalobus species has been reported, pre?dating the widespread use of molecular diagnostics. This report describes the case presentation and management, as well as the morphological and molecular methods of nematode identification.
Gratwick, Z., Frean, J., Plessis, D., Hewetson, M., & Schwan, V. (2020). A case of verminous mastitis in a mare. Equine Veterinary Education,
|Journal Article Type||Other|
|Acceptance Date||Jul 8, 2020|
|Publication Date||Oct 2, 2020|
|Deposit Date||Oct 13, 2020|
|Publicly Available Date||Oct 3, 2021|
|Journal||Equine Veterinary Education|
|Peer Reviewed||Peer Reviewed|
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