granulocytopenic

(redirected from granulocytopenic calf disease)

granulocytopenic

pertaining to or emanating from granulocytopenia.

granulocytopenic calf disease
disease characterized by petechiae and necrotic lesions in the alimentary tract. The lesions in the mouth lead to hypersalivation, those in the nasal cavities to a nasal discharge. The depression of bone marrow is manifested by neutropenia and thrombocytopenia, leading to serious and often fatal secondary infections. The cause is unknown. See also furazolidone, radiomimetic, radiation injury.