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Table 1 Clinical scoring of mastitis

From: Host factors determine the evolution of infection with Staphylococcus aureus to gangrenous mastitis in goats

Notation Temperature Milk appearance Udder signs Systemic signs
0 Normal Normal Normal Normal
1 39–40 °C Small clots Swollen Feverish
2 40–42 °C Large fibrin clots Sore, hardened Slightly depressed
3   Serous or bloody Discolored Deeply depressed
4    Bluish Recumbent