mammillitis


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mammillitis

[‚mam·ə′līd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the nipple.
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An epidemic of ulcerative mammillitis due to herpes virus was reported in cows and in lactating buffaloes (Nauriyal and Randhawa, 1992).
34 * 0 = Normal, (1) = Bloody milk, (2) = Coagulated milk, (3) = Clinical mastitis, (4) = Inguinal and mammillitis, (5) = Surgical cut in udder or teat, (6) = Traumatic inflammation and abrasions, 7 = Chronic clinical mastitis, 8 = Coagulated milk and teat paralysis, 9 = Teat claw and 10 = Purulent in udder.
Clinical and pathological characterization of acute mammillitis in lactating ewes inoculated with bovine herpesvirus 2.
Such diseases, characterized by the appearance of nodular and pustular lesions on bovine teats, are frequently related to viral infections such as bovine herpes mammillitis, pseudocowpox, and cowpox infections (9-12).