At the end of the post you can vote for the right diagnosis! 

In a lamb, male, 3 months old, carcass, the skeletal musculature had a pale/witish appearance and was edematous when sectioned.

Pale/witish apearace of the musculature.

Muscles of the limbs were also involved.


What is your diagnosis? (57)


The histopathological study showed that it was a case of Zenker's hyaline degeneration, otherwise known as white muscle disease, consists in the degeneration and necrosis of muscle fibers with  mineralization (hence the whitish coloration). We have presented similar cases in this blog on beef and pork.
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What is your diagnosis?
Muscular lipomatosis
White muscle disease
Eosinophylic myositis
PSE meat (pale, soft and exudative)
Ischemic myopathy
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