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[Investigation of the presence of the etiological agents of malignant catarrhal fever in clinically healthy ruminants in zoological gardens].

@article{Matzat2015InvestigationOT,
  title={[Investigation of the presence of the etiological agents of malignant catarrhal fever in clinically healthy ruminants in zoological gardens].},
  author={Talena Matzat and K. Eulenberger and H. M{\"u}ller},
  journal={Berliner und Munchener tierarztliche Wochenschrift},
  year={2015},
  volume={128 5-6},
  pages={
          218-24
        }
}
  • Talena Matzat, K. Eulenberger, H. Müller
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Berliner und Munchener tierarztliche Wochenschrift
  • Malignant catarrhal fever (MCF) is an infectious disease in even-toed ungulates including domestic cattle and wild living ruminants, which repeatedly also occurred in zoological gardens in Europe. The goal of the study presented here was to determine whether wild ruminants--here in the sense of non-domesticated ruminant species in zoological collections--normally not known as carriers of MCF viruses, may carry and shed these viruses and thus might play a possible role as source of infection. To… CONTINUE READING
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