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(ˌɛn tə roʊ tɒkˈsi mi ə)

systemic toxemia caused by an enterotoxin.


a condition in which the blood contains toxin from the intestines.
See also: Blood and Blood Vessels, Poison
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Noun1.enterotoxemia - a disease of cattle and sheep that is attributed to toxins absorbed from the intestines
animal disease - a disease that typically does not affect human beings
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Sheep were vaccinated against enterotoxaemia and contagious pleuropneumonia (Veterinary Research Institute).
The objectives of the project were to enhance the vaccine production for mass vaccination of livestock (50 million) and rural poultry (12 million) against Black Quarter (BQ), Enterotoxaemia (ET), Pes des Petites Ruminant (PPR), Pleuropneumonia (PP), Newcastle Disease (ND) and Avian Influenza diseases.
Previous studies in small ruminants with clinical sings of enterotoxaemia have reported a high isolation rate of this microorganism (MISEREZ et al., 1998; UZAL et al., 2008).
There are other circumstances that also pose a threat to their lives, dangerous diseases such as enterotoxaemia, foot rot and listeriotic (Kays et al., 2015).
Routine vaccinations against Enterotoxaemia and Peste des Petits Ruminant diseases were followed.
The drive would continue till May, 31, in which farm animals like sheep, goats, cows, buffaloes and poultry chickens would e vaccinated against animal infectious diseases especially Enterotoxaemia (an overeating disease of sheep and goat) and FMD.
As a result of disease signs and health problems observed during the survey, five main pathologies were described: actinosis (actinomycosis / actinobacillosis), bovine respiratory diseases (BRD), neonatal calf diarrhea (NCD), copper deficiency and black leg, gas gangrene and enterotoxaemia (BGE).
Deficiency of mineral in the diet are as under: Acetonaemia Anemia blindness contigious opthalmia coccidia coccidia colic dermatitis diarrhoea eczema enterotoxaemia ergot fluke foot and mouth disease gas gangrene goat pox Johne's disease lactation tetany lice louping III pneumonia pregnancy toxaemia ring worm tetanus ticks tympany and worms.
A vaccination schedule against common diseases like foot and mouth disease sheep pox enterotoxaemia and pleuro-pneumonia were regularly observed.
Enterotoxaemia is an infection by Clostridium perfringens which affects several types of domesticated animals.
The other than parasitic, livestock diseases were Diarrhoea, Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD), Calcium deficiency, Mastitis, Colic, Enterotoxaemia, Prolaps, Rheumatic fever, Milk fever, Newcastle disease, Retention of foetal membrane, Nasal discharge, Haemoraghic septicemia, An estrous, Laminitis, Strangles, Lactolith, Panting, Canine distemper, Indigestion, Paralysis, Allergy, Uterus pus, Loss of appetite , Tympany, Crop bound Condition, Teat stricture, , Rheumatism, Tail necrosis and gangrene, Black quarter , Fibrosis, Wound, Cough, String hault, Pneumonia, Sheep pox and Gid.