Diamond Skin Disease (Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae)

2020-09-02T13:31:48-05:00

Diamond Skin Disease (Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae) Kristin Claricoates, DVM Swine erysipelas is caused by a bacterium, Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae.  This infection gets its name from the diamond patches on the skin that occur as a result of the bacteria.  Pigs and turkeys are most commonly affected, but cases have been reported [...]

Diamond Skin Disease (Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae)2020-09-02T13:31:48-05:00
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