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- Guizelini, Carolina C., et al. Show all 11 Authors
- Anaerobe 2019 v.55 pp. 103-106
- Clostridium botulinum; antitoxins; bioassays; botulinum toxin; botulism; case studies; corn silage; feedlots; mice; muscles; paralysis; steers; Brazil
- ... A large outbreak of botulism in feedlot steers fed corn silage contaminated with Clostridium botulinum neurotoxin type C (BoNT/C) is reported occurring in Midwestern Brazil in August 2017. The onset of the outbreak occurred 15 days after 1700 steers started to be fed the contaminated corn silage. Affected steers were alert and afebrile with varying degrees of flaccid paralysis in various muscle gr ...