Cellular and humoral responses of Brucella abortus-infected bovine fetuses.

  title={Cellular and humoral responses of Brucella abortus-infected bovine fetuses.},
  author={Frederick M. Enright and Joel V Walker and Graham Jeffers and B L Deyoe},
  journal={American journal of veterinary research},
  volume={45 3},
Fifty-nine bovine fetuses naturally and experimentally infected with Brucella abortus were studied. Lymphoid hyperplasia in multiple lymph nodes, lymphoid depletion in the thymic cortex, adrenal cortical hyperplasia, and disseminated inflammatory foci composed mainly of large mononuclear leukocytes were present in infected fetuses. Histopathologic changes in naturally infected fetuses were indistinguishable from those infected fetuses inoculated in utero. Fetuses inoculated with 1.0 X 10(3) to… CONTINUE READING


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