- MULTIFOCAL TO COALESCING NECROHEMORRHAGIC ABOMASITIS WITH EDEMA
- CLOSTRIDIUM SP.
- University of Wisconsin
- Braxy is a disease of the abomasum which is primarily seen in young calves. The lesion is characterized by necrosis, edema, hemorrhage, and occasionally emphysema. Clostridium septicum and Clostridium perfringens type A are often incriminated; Sarcina ventriculi (which may often be seen in normal animals) has been reported to cause this disease as well.