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Friday, September 15, 2017

(NY) Orleans County: West Nile Virus was confirmed as the cause of neurologic illness in a horse. Once again, this diagnosis was confirmed based on elevated IgG and IgM antibodies detected in an...


Thursday, September 14, 2017

(MD) Leptospirosis confirmed by serum MAT as a cause of bovine abortions. The Leptospira Pomona titers ranged from 800 to greater than or equal to 12,800. This herd is currently completely...


Thursday, September 14, 2017

(NY) Bovine Virus Diarrhea (BVD) was identified in tissues from an aborted Holstein fetus submitted for a complete abortion work-up. Subsequently 8 persistently infected (BVD PI) animals have...


Wednesday, September 13, 2017

(NY) Infectious bronchitis virus (IBV) and Mycoplasma co-infection was confirmed in 2 of the 10 chickens that died with respiratory signs from a flock of 30 birds. The diagnosis was confirmed...


Wednesday, September 13, 2017

(NY) Infectious laryngotracheitis (ILT – herpesvirus) associated with respiratory signs was confirmed by histopathology (intranuclear inclusions) following necropsy of a 3-month old chicken from...


Monday, September 11, 2017

(NY) West Nile virus (WNV) infection was confirmed in a Red Tailed Hawk from Long Island New York. PCR testing along with compatible gross and histologic lesions in the heart confirmed the...


Thursday, September 7, 2017

(NY) Blackleg (Clostridium chauvoei infection) was confirmed by anaerobic culture, fluorescent antibody tests, and histologic lesions in multiple 3-4 mo. old Angus calves following necropsy...


Wednesday, August 30, 2017

(OH) – West Nile Virus infection associated with neurologic illness was confirmed in a horse from Ohio with elevated WNV IgM and IgG antibodies on the WNV IgM/IgG capture ELISA test using a...


Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Brucella Fluorescence Polarization Assay (FPA) testing is now available at our AHDC laboratory for testing animals for export to Canada. Testing is available M-F with a 1-2 day report lag time...


Monday, August 28, 2017

(ME) Porcine multisystemic wasting syndrome associated with porcine circovirus-2 (PCV-2) infection was diagnosed in piglet tissues submitted by a Maine veterinarian, based on histopathology and...


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