Pig Health at Elanco

Elanco is committed to improving the health, welfare, and productivity of pigs through the provision of products and services that deliver value throughout the animals’ life cycle.

Click on each link to learn more about these diseases that can affect pigs.

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  2. Luppi et al., 2016 – PHM.
  3. Fairbrother JM and Gyles LG, 2012. Colibacillosis. In: Diseases of Swine.
  4. Fablet C., Marois C. et al. Bacterial pathogens associated with lung lesions in slaughter pigs from 125 herds Research in Veterinary Science 2012; 93: 627-630.
  5. Burch (2007). Cost of disease – Enzootic Pneumonia, Pig World, February
  6. Hardge et al., 2006. Serological prevalence of Lawsonia intracellularis across European pig herds. Proceedings of the 19th International Pig Veterinary Society Congress, Copenhagen, Denmark, p 77.
  7. Mortimer et al., 2000. Serological prevalence of Lawsonia intracellularis across UK and Irish pig herds. Proceedings of the 16th International Pig Veterinary Society Congress, Melbourne, Australia, p. 110.
  8. Hands et al., 2010. Current infection patterns of porcine proliferative enteropathy in Great Britain and the Republic of Ireland. Veterinary Record 167, 343-344.
  9. Bae JK, Wieland B, Sait M, et al Risk factors associated with Lawsonia intracellularis in English pig farms Veterinary Journal 2013; Epub: 1-5
  10. McOrist et al., 2006. Proliferative Enterophaties. In: Diseases of Swine. Straw et al. Eds. Blackwell Publishing, Ames, Iowa.p. 110.
  11. Stewart TB, Hoyt PG. 2006. Internal parasites. In: Straw, B.E., Zimmerman, J.J., D’Allaire, S., Taylor, D.J. (Eds.), Diseases of Swine, 9th ed. Blackwell Publishing, pp. 901–914.
  12. Sanchez-Vazquez MJ, Smith RP, Kang S, Lewis F, Nielen M, Gunn GJ, Edwards SA. 2010. Identification of factors influencing the occurrence of milk spot livers in slaughtered pigs: A novel approach to understanding Ascaris suum epidemiology in British farmed pigs. Vet Parasitol, 173, p 271-279.