swine erysipelas meaning
An acute and chronic contagious disease of young pigs caused by Erysipelothrix insidiosa.n : a destructive contagious disease of various mammals and birds that is caused by a bacterium of the genus Erysipelothrix (E. rhusiopathiae), that may occur in an acute highly fatal septicemic form or take a chronic course marked by endocarditis, arthritis, or hives, and that is of esp. economic importance in swine and domesticated turkeys —called also erysipelas
- with simultaneous salmon ella or swine erysipelas infection, the spleen may be enlarged and dark.
- diagnostic techniques for swine erysipelas