Efficacy of a one-shot marbofloxacin treatment on acute pleuropneumonia after experimental aerosol inoculation of nursery pigs

Abstract Background Porcine pleuropneumonia, caused by Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae, is a bacterial respiratory disease of swine. Acute outbreaks of the disease are often accompanied by high mortality and economic losses. As severe cases of the disease frequently require parenteral antibiotic tre...

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Main Authors: Doris Hoeltig, Judith Rohde, Birgit Brunner, Klaus Hellmann, Erik Grandemange, Karl-Heinz Waldmann
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2018-06-01
Series:Porcine Health Management
Online Access:http://link.springer.com/article/10.1186/s40813-018-0089-2