TRICHOMONIASIS

Trichomoniasis is a venereal diaease of cattle caused by a motile protozoa Tritrichomona foetus

Protozoa effect reproductive system of both bull and cow.A single infected bull can transmit infection in many cows.The infection results infertility or early embryonic death.

Trichomoniasis is transmitted from an infected bull to the cows reproductive tract during breeding.It than migrates to the uterus .

The infected cows are infetile or sometimes early embronic death may occur.This result in reduce production and huge economic loss for farmer.

Symptoms

An infected cow may show viginal discharge but in many cases ,there are no appearent symptoms.Go for the lab test if number of cows in the herd are going to be infertile or showing embronic death.

Treatment

There is no treatment for the disease .To avoid losses the infected bull and cows shoud be slaughter.

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