The effect of antiseptic compounds on umbilical cord healing in piglets in a commercial facility
Journal or Book Title
Journal of Swine Health and Production
Four hundred and seventy piglets were assigned to four treatment groups: iodine, trisodium citrate, a dry dip created using nisin with talc, and no treatment. No treatment differences were noted on change in diameter or incidence of infection of the umbilical cord during the first 48 hours (P > .05).
American Association of Swine Veterinarians
Robinson, Amanda L.; Colpoys, Jessie D.; Robinson, Glenn D.; Hines, Elizabeth A.; Timms, Leo L.; Edwards, Erika M.; Stalder, Ken J.; Johnson, Anna K.; and Tyler, Howard D., "The effect of antiseptic compounds on umbilical cord healing in piglets in a commercial facility" (2016). Animal Science Publications. 402.