publication . Article . 2000

Infecção pelo Parvovírus Canino em filhotes com gastrenterite em Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil de 1995 a 1997

Rita de Cássia Nasser CUBEL GARCIA; Ana Maria Vianna PINTO; Alexandre de Pina COSTA; Bianca Mendes MACIEL; Ledy do Horto dos Santos OLIVEIRA; Jussara Pereira do NASCIMENTO; Adão Onofre dos SANTOS; Maria Cristina Nobre e CASTRO; Liliane Maria Valentim WILLI; Norma Vollmer LABARTHE;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2000 Journal: Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Research and Animal Science (issn: 1413-9596, eissn: 1678-4456, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Universidade de São Paulo
Abstract
Fecal samples from puppies with gastroenteritis less than 7 months old were examined for canine parvovirus infection (CPV-2) by hemagglutination (HA) and subsequent hemagglutination-inhibition (HI) tests. Forty of the 79 samples collected from April 1995 to June 1997 were found to be positive. About 70% of these samples were from 2 to 4 months old puppies, age in which they are at increased risk of developing CPV-2 infection, despite of vaccination. No seasonal distribution of canine parvovirus cases was found and it was supported by the results of a retrospective study realized at PolVet-UFF, which showed that gastroenteritis cases occurred throughout the year,...
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free text keywords: Canine parvovirus, Gastroenteritis, Haemagglutination tests, Parvovírus canino, Gastrenterite, Reações de hemaglutinação, Animal culture, SF1-1100, General Veterinary, Canine parvovirus infection, Parvovirus, biology.organism_classification, biology, Virology, Anatomy
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publication . Article . 2000

Infecção pelo Parvovírus Canino em filhotes com gastrenterite em Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil de 1995 a 1997

Rita de Cássia Nasser CUBEL GARCIA; Ana Maria Vianna PINTO; Alexandre de Pina COSTA; Bianca Mendes MACIEL; Ledy do Horto dos Santos OLIVEIRA; Jussara Pereira do NASCIMENTO; Adão Onofre dos SANTOS; Maria Cristina Nobre e CASTRO; Liliane Maria Valentim WILLI; Norma Vollmer LABARTHE;