Clinicopathological investigation of an outbreak of peste des petits ruminants in small ruminants in South Gujarat, India

@inproceedings{Patel2015ClinicopathologicalIO,
  title={Clinicopathological investigation of an outbreak of peste des petits ruminants in small ruminants in South Gujarat, India},
  author={Jitendra M. Patel and Dilip R. Patel and Sudhir Mavadiya and Jayesh Babulal Solanki and Priti Dilipsinh Vihol and Kamlesh Kumar Sharma and Bhavesh J. Trangadia and Irsadullakhan H. Kalyani},
  year={2015}
}
Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) outbreaks were recorded in two migratory flocks of small ruminants (goat- 403 and sheep -159) at Rata village (Rata Panjarapol- Rehabitalisation center), Vapi and Vansada (goat-120) in South Gujarat during February-March, 2014. In the affected animals predominant signs included dullness, high fever (105–107UF), anorexia, mucopurulent nasal discharge, lacrimation, stomatitis, congested mucus membrane and diarrhoea along with soiled perianal region and hind… CONTINUE READING