Problem

Dermatophilosis

Other Names:
Cutaneous streptotrichosis
Lumpy wool
Strawberry foot rot
Nature:

Rain scald (also known as dermatophilosis, tufailosis, rain rot or streptothricosis) is a dermatological disease affecting cattle and horses. Once in the skin, the bacterium Dermatophilus congolensis causes inflammation of the skin as well as the appearance of scabs and lesions.

Values:
Rot
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
16.01.2018 – 17:23 CET