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  • SPECIES:
    • BOVINE
  • SYSTEM:
    • RESPIRATORY
  • ORGAN:
    • LUNG
  • DIAGNOSIS:
    • FIBRINOSUPPURATIVE AND NECROTIZING PLEUROPNEUMONIA, CONTAGIOUS BOVINE PLEUROPNEUMONIA
  • CAUSE:
    • MYCOPLASMA MYCOIDES MYCOIDES
  • CONTRIBUTOR:
    • GREGG
  • INSTITUTION:
    • USDA FOREIGN ANIMAL DISEASE DIAGNOSTIC LAB, PLUM ISLAND
  • GENPATH:
    • BACTERIA
  • COMMENTS:
    • Both lungs are distended. The left lung is distended by air; the right lung has a large consolidated area in the diaphragmatic lobe, and there is fibrin over the surface of the lung.