Bacteriological examinations were performed on 206 mammary tissue samples taken from 160 cows with mastitis in Elazığ. The isolates were identified as Staphylococcus aureus (39.04%), Staphylococcus epidermidis (17.81%), Actinomyces pyogenes (14.38%), Escherichia coli (8.9%), Streptococcus agalactiae (6.16%), Streptococcus uberis (4.11%), Streptococcus dysgalactiae (3.42%), Corynebacterium bovis (1.37%), Pasteurella haemolytica (1.37%) and Bacillus cereus (1.37%).
Cow, mastitis, bacteria, udder lobes
GÜLCÜ, HASAN BASRİ and ERTAŞ, HASAN BASRİ (2004) "Bacteriological Investigation of Udder Lobes of Cows with Mastitis Slaughtered in the Elazığ Region," Turkish Journal of Veterinary & Animal Sciences: Vol. 28: No. 1, Article 13. Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/veterinary/vol28/iss1/13