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Susan E. Fielder, DVM, MS, DACVP (Clinical Pathology), Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pathobiology, Center for Veterinary Health Sciences (CVHS), Oklahoma State University
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Mastitis in dairy cows is most commonly caused by a bacterial infection. The sources of these infections are typically environmental or contagious. Which of the following organisms is most likely to be spread between cows via aerosol transmission?