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Comparative study on treatments to bovine genital catarrh degrees II and III

Grant number: 10/13293-8
Support Opportunities:Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate
Effective date (Start): December 01, 2010
Effective date (End): June 30, 2014
Field of knowledge:Agronomical Sciences - Veterinary Medicine - Animal Clinics and Surgery
Principal Investigator:Lilian Gregory
Grantee:Enoch Brandão de Souza Meira Junior
Host Institution: Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia (FMVZ). Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo , SP, Brazil
Associated scholarship(s):12/12191-2 - Preventive bacteriophage treatment to bovine genital catarrh, BE.EP.DR


Endometritis represents a major problem to the clinician once this disease harms the herd's fertility. Even though the losses caused by this disease are well known there is still great controversy on treatment options. This study has as an objective to evaluate different treatments evolving prostaglandins, cephapirin, tetracycline chloride and bacteriophage cocktail. 150 bovine are going to be randomly divided in experimental groups for this purpose. Results are going to be submitted to statiscal analyses.

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MEIRA JUNIOR, Enoch Brandão de Souza. Comparative study on treatments to bovine endometritis degrees II and III.. 2014. Doctoral Thesis - Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia (FMVZ/SBD) São Paulo.

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