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Haemorrhagic Septicaemia

What is Haemorrhagic septicemia?
Haemorrhagic septicemia (HS) is an acute pasteurellosis manifested by an acute and highly fatal septicemia caused by 1 of 2 serotypes of P multocida , designated B:2 and E:2. Serotype E:2 has been recovered only in Africa; B:2 causes the disease elsewhere and also has been recovered from cases in Egypt and the Sudan. Serotypes closely related antigenically to serotype B:2 have been implicated in limited outbreaks of a disease indistinguishable from HS in deer and elk. P. multocida is an extracellular parasite, and immunity is primarily humoral. Although it may be seen at any time of year, the worst epidemics occur during the climatic conditions typical of monsoon (high humidity and high temperatures)
How serious is the disease?
What animals get Haemorrhagic septicemia?
How the disease is transmitted?
What is the incubation period of Haemorrhagic septicemia?
What are the symptoms of Haemorrhagic septicemia in an animal?
Is there any treatment for the disease?
How can we effectively prevent and control the disease?