streptococcosis

streptococcosis

 [strep″to-kŏ-ko´sis]
infection with streptococci.

strep·to·coc·co·sis

(strep'tō-ko-kō'sis),
Any streptococcal infection.

streptococcosis

a disease of domestic poultry caused by Streptococcus zooepidemicus (syn. S. gallinarum), S. faecalis, S. faecium and S. durans. The disease is characterized by bacteremia with localization of suppurative infection in many body sites and a variety of clinical pictures of fever, anorexia and pale comb.
In fish occurs in rainbow trout, yellowtail and eels; caused by Enterococcus seriolicida; manifested by exophthalmos, sometimes resulting in orbital rupture.
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Streptococcosis in cultured turbot (Schophtalmus maximus) associated with Streptococcus parauberis.
Streptococcosis as a cause of massive mortalilties among Nile Tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus).
Streptococcosis, hi: Zimmerman JJ, Karriker LA, Ramirez A Schwartz KJ, Stevenson GW, editors.
It is estimated, for example, that streptococcosis resulted in a loss of US $250 million in the cultured fish industry in 2008 alone.
A suite of chapters then discuss specific vaccinations against vibriosis, furunculosis, photobacteriosis, enteric septicemia, yersiniosis, streptococcosis and lactococcosis, piscirickettsiosis, bacterial kidney disease, Flavobacteriaceae, viral hemorrhagic septicemia and necrosis, infectious pancreatic necrosis, infectious salmon anemia, koi herpesvirus disease, Salmonid alphavirus, and Betanodavirus.
The effect of environmental factors on the susceptibility of hybrid tilapia Oreochromis niloticusxOreochromis aures to streptococcosis.
The manufacturer recommends its use for prevention of early chick mortality due to Collibacillosis, Salmonellosis, Streptococcosis, Staphylaococosis, Pasteurellosis and Citrobacter, Enterobacter, Bacillus and Proteus spp.
Streptococcosis is one of the chief bacterial diseases in rainbow trout that for its prevention used of aquavac garvetil vaccine.