Multipurpose Autochthonous Microorganisms to treat Neonatal Swine Colibacillosis.

  • Guillermo Barreto Argilagos Faculty of Industry Applied Sciences, Ignacio Agramonte Loynaz University of Camagüey, Cuba.
  • Herlinda de la Caridad Rodríguez Torrens Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Ignacio Agramonte Loynaz University of Camagüey, Cuba.
  • José Alberto Bertot Valdés Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Ignacio Agramonte Loynaz University of Camagüey, Cuba.
  • Randolph Delgado Fernández University of Medical Sciences, Ciego de Ávila, Cuba.
Palabras clave: swine colibacillosis, enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli, multipurpose autochthonous microorganisms


The effectiveness of multipurpose autochthonous microorganisms was evaluated as a therapeutical alternative in Yorkshire pigs with neonatal colibacillosis.  Morbidity and mortality data from Camujiro Special Swine Center, Ca-magüey, Cuba were processed in the June-July, 2012 period; most animals (89.8 %) recovered after the therapy.


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