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Robert O. Gilbert, BVSc, MMedVet, DACT, MRCVS, Professor, Reproductive Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University
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?