Week of 18-Apr-2019
Which parasite is the culprit for these liver lesions?
Lesions found in a fattening pig at an abattoir. These lesions, also known as “milk spots”, are the result of the migration of Ascaris suum larvae that, due to the irritation they cause give place to chronic interstitial hepatitis outbreaks. Initially, these lesions are haemorrhagic, and they later become better defined and white, appearing both inside the liver and on its surface.
Week of 23-Aug-2019
In a pen of growing pigs that had stopped eating, this kind of feces are seen on the floor, what could be the cause?
Week of 09-Aug-2019
In the slaughterhouse inflammation of the parietal and visceral face of the pericardium was found in a finishing hog. What is the name of this lesion?
Week of 01-Aug-2019
Litters that are 3 days old show vomiting and diarrhea that lasts two or three days, what could be the cause?
Week of 26-Jul-2019
In a pen where fattening pigs stopped eating with loss of body condition, the perianal area is dirty. What can be the cause?