White Muscle Disease: Causes, Symptome & Treatment

White Muscle Disease / Nutritional muscular dystrophy is a degneration disease of the cardiac & skeletal muscle in lambs.

Causes

due to Vit.E and selenium deficiency

Symptome

Stiffness , swollen hind quarters or lamb may be simply down , when the disease affect the heart animal show signs similar to pneumonia including difficult breathing , frothy nasal discharge , fever , heart & respiratory rate elevated & often irregular

Treatment

Use Vit.E and selenium.

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