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.
Salmonella typhimurium, foal, abscess
ÖZGÜR, N. YAKUT; ANZAI, TORU; CARİOĞLU, BABÜR; BAĞCIGİL, FUNDA; İKİZ, SERKAN; and ILGAZ, ATİLLA (2001) "A Case of Death in a Foal Caused by Salmonella typhimurium," Turkish Journal of Veterinary & Animal Sciences: Vol. 25: No. 5, Article 13. Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/veterinary/vol25/iss5/13