Atlas of pathology
Where: respiratory system, digestive system, lungs, stomach, intestines, liver
This lesion corresponds to a fibrinous polyserositis in a pig with Glässer’s disease caused by Haemophilus parasuis, also known as Porcine polyserositis and artritis. Typically it causes polyserositis, meningoencephalitis and polyarthritis. Differential diagnosis includes Streptococcus suis type 2, Mycoplasma hyorhinis, Arcanobacterium pyogenes and E.coli.