Bovine toxic mastitis is an acute clinical syndrome manifested by acute inflammation of the mammary gland and severe generalized toxemia. it must be differentiated from such diseases as parturient paresis, acute peritonitis, torsion of the abomasum or cecum, and toxic metritis.
Weston, Russ R. and Hull, Bruce L.
"Bovine Toxic Mastitis,"
Iowa State University Veterinarian: Vol. 35
, Article 6.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/iowastate_veterinarian/vol35/iss1/6