Diagnostic Imaging Scientific Posters

Lung health of fattening calves – assessment and follow-up by ultrasound examination

K.Stemme, L.Köster

Prevalence of subclinical respiratory diseases is still highly underestimated, especially in calf fattening farms. Under practical conditions, TUS is well suited to determine the proportion of animals with subclinical respiratory disease, to follow the course of the lung consolidations and to visualize them to the animal owner.