Dichelobacter nodosus


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Bac·te·roi·des no·do·'sus

a bacterial species that causes foot rot in sheep and goats; it can be found in the human intestinal tract and has been associated with human infections; this organism has many properties different from other species of Bacteroides, and its final classification is uncertain.

Dichelobacter nodosus

causative bacteria of infectious footrot of sheep and goats. Called also Bacteroides nodosus.
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Prevalence of ovine footrot in the tropical climate of southern India and isolation and characterisation of Dichelobacter nodosus.
Identificacao e isolamento do Dichelobacter nodosus e do Fusobacterium necrophorum de bovinos portadores de pododermatite, relacoes com a etiopatogenia, dados edafoclimaticos e avaliacao do tratamento [dissertacao].
Little is known about how the bacterium, dichelobacter nodosus, survives on the sheep or in the environment and this project aims to investigate the infection in order to advise farmers on control.
Como ejemplo podemos servirnos de la pododermatitis interdigital o pedero, enfermedad causada por Dichelobacter nodosus y Fusobacterium necrophorum; en esencia se puede considerar como una enfermedad polimicrobiana salvo porque ambas bacterias producen factores de crecimiento esenciales para el desarrollo de la otra bacteria, por lo que nos veriamos obligados a aislaras y cultivarlas en conjunto.