Metritis is inflammation of the wall of the uterus, whereas endometritis is
inflammation of the functional lining of the uterus, called the endometrium The
Metritis is inflammation of the endometrium (lining) of the uterus due to a bacterial
infection, usually occurring within a week after a dog has given birth.
Cows. Several specific diseases are associated with metritis or endometritis.
These include brucellosis (see Brucellosis in Large Animals), leptospirosis (see ...
Metritis, an inflammation of the uterus, is caused by bacterial infection, and
usually is seen following calving. It occurs most commonly after calvings
Jun 9, 2014 ... Metritis can reduce the reproductive and milking performance of fresh cows. It
can be a costly disease and your first inclination from a hint of ...
Jun 26, 2012 ... Metritis is one of the most common fresh cow diseases. Typically diagnosed
during the first 10 days in milk, metritis is a uterine infection that ...
Metritis is inflammation of the womb caused by bacterial infection. It is fairly
common in the immediate post-farrowing period. After farrowing the womb
Acute puerperal metritis is relatively uncommon and is defined as acute
inflammatory changes in the endometrium (uterine lining), myometrium (uterine
This Hoard's Dairyman article addresses metritis and the issues associated with
this early lactation reproductive infection.
Treatment of Postpartum Metritis in Dairy Cows. K. W. Pulfer. Iowa State
University. R. L. Riese. Iowa State University. Follow this and additional works at: