Authors: N. YAKUT ÖZGÜR, TORU ANZAI, BABÜR CARİOĞLU, FUNDA BAĞCIGİL, SERKAN İKİZ, ATİLLA ILGAZ
Abstract: In this report, the isolation of a Salmonella typhimurium strain as pure culture from abcess foci on the liver, spleen, kidney, stomach and intestines, and lungs of an 8-month-old, male, Thoroughbred foal, which had died in a racehorse breeding farm, is presented. Heavy respiratory infection and prolonged antibiotic therapy were considered to be stress factors that played a significant role in this case.
Keywords: Salmonella typhimurium, foal, abscess
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