thelitis


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thelitis

(θɪˈlaɪtɪs)
n
an inflammation or swelling of the nipple or teat
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lepromatosis from Cows with Bovine Nodular Thelitis
2000) reported obstructive thelitis in buffaloes, culture of milk samples from these animals did not revealed any pathogenic bacteria.
In case of thelitis associated with desquamation, immersion of the affected teat into this solution for 5 minutes is done after the complete evacuation of udder.
Bovine nodular thelitis is a chronic and enzootic cutaneous disease that was first described in France in 1963 and then in Japan and Switzerland (2-4).