braxy


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braxy

(1) Abomasitis of sheep caused by Clostridium septicum, which most commonly occurs after they wean.
(2) Mutton affected by braxy.
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Lambs are protected by the colostrum they receive from their mothers shortly after birth, but this only covers them for a limited time against pasteurellosis and the clostridial diseases like pulpy kidney, braxy, blackleg and tetanus.