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Postgraduate student at the Department of Preventive Veterinary Medicine and Animal Health (VPS) of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science of the University of São Paulo (USP). Assists in research in the Swine Health Laboratory, focusing on the diagnosis, control and prevention of swine diseases. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
Vulvar discharges and urogenital infections are a major source of economic harm to pig producers. The most common clinical manifestations include the presence of purulent secretion in the vulvar region, reproductive failure, performance loss, inappetence and poor body condition of the females. The increase in the interval between births, the lower fertility in the subsequent cycles and ...
Corynebacterium genus is found in many ecological niches, such as soil and sewage, and is usually isolated from different animal species. The zoonotic character of several toxigenic species of the genus has already been described in the literature. In pigs, although poorly studied, there are few reports of Corynebacterium species isolation, mainly on the upper respiratory tract. The aim...
Genetic improvement of swine enabled more prolific sows and has resulted in an increase of litter size at birth and piglets weaned per sow per year. This increased of litter size has added birth weight variation within litters and had reduced the vitality of newborn piglets. In this context, the use of feeding strategies, involving complex initial diets enriched with milk-products and a...
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