Persistent infection with bovine viral diarrhea virus in an alpaca.

TitlePersistent infection with bovine viral diarrhea virus in an alpaca.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsMattson DE, Baker RJ, Catania JE, Imbur SR, Wellejus KM, Bell RB
JournalJournal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
Volume228
Issue11
Pagination1762-5
Date Published2006 Jun 1
ISSN0003-1488
KeywordsAnimals, Bovine Virus Diarrhea-Mucosal Disease, Camelids, New World, Cattle, Diarrhea Viruses, Bovine Viral, Fatal Outcome, Female
Abstract

A 2.5-month-old female alpaca that had been born prematurely was examined because of moderate mucopurulent nasal discharge and high rectal temperature.

Alternate JournalJ. Am. Vet. Med. Assoc.