pISSN:1309 - 6958       eISSN:2146 - 1953
2001, Cilt 17, Sayı 2, Sayfa(lar) 097-102
Purulent encephalitis in a sheep flock
Mustafa Ortatatlı1, M.Kemal Çiftçi1, Mehmet Tuzcu2
1Selçuk Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi, Patoloji Anabilim Dalı, KONYA
2Kafkas Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi, Patoloji Anabilim Dalı, KARS
Keywords: Sheep, listeriosis, encephalitis, pathology
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In this article, the clinic-pathologic and pathologic findings of purulent encephalitis observed in an Ak-karaman flock in a local (arm were described. Grossly, the foci of abscess and necrosis up to 4-6 mm diameter were seen in medulla oblongata, pons and cerebral hemispheres, and histopathologic ally microabscesses and purulent meningoencephalitis were detected. It has been considered that these cases might be an outbreak of a listeriosis.