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Thursday, October 26, 2017

(NY) Bovine Respiratory Syncytial Virus (BRSV) and Dictyocaulus viviparus (lungworms) were both detected in a fresh lung sample from an adult Holstein cow who had been euthanized while in severe...


Tuesday, October 24, 2017

(NY) Equine Coronavirus was detected by PCR on a fecal sample from an adult horse with a history of a high fever and one swollen leg. This horse tested negative for Potomac Horse Fever (...


Tuesday, October 24, 2017

(NY) Bovine Respiratory Syncytial Virus (BRSV) was detected via PCR performed on lung tissue from a 2 year old Angus cow. Histopathologic lesions consistent with BRSV infection were also noted...


Friday, October 20, 2017

(NY) Unusually high numbers of dead Eastern bluebirds, Sialia sialis, were reported to the Cornell Wildlife Health Laboratory (CWHL) this past summer. The reports came mostly from people who...


Wednesday, October 11, 2017

(NY) Potomac Horse Fever (PHF) was confirmed with both a positive Ehrlichia risticii PCR on EDTA whole blood and PHF IFA result of a positive titer of 1600 in a horse from Cayuga county. The 12...


Monday, October 9, 2017

(NY) Leptospirosis: Positive Leptospira PCR on a cystocentesis urine sample from a dog in Tompkins County with a clinical history of several weeks of polyuria/polydipsia, lethargy, inappetence,...


Monday, October 2, 2017

(NY) Leptospirosis as a cause of bovine abortion confirmed by positive PCR of placenta. This herd experienced several late term abortions recently in both their cows and heifers and is currently...


Thursday, September 28, 2017

(NY) Salmonella Dublin: Since 9/1/17, Salmonella Group D1 (presumptive Salmonella Dublin) has been isolated from 12 different dairy farms in New York State. For two of the farms, this was the...


Friday, September 22, 2017

(VT) Hypocholesterolemia was confirmed with cholesterol analysis of a serum sample from a 3 month old, unthrifty Holstein calf with chronic diarrhea. This condition is a recently recognized...


Friday, September 22, 2017

(NY) West Nile Virus (WNV)
Clinton county 19 yr. old horse. This horse was euthanized.
Livingston county 13 yr. old horse. This horse was recovering at last update.
St....


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