Diagnostic survey of bovine abortion in Korea: with special emphasis on Neospora caninum.

@article{Kim2002DiagnosticSO,
  title={Diagnostic survey of bovine abortion in Korea: with special emphasis on Neospora caninum.},
  author={Jin Hee Kim and J-K Lee and Bo-Ching Lee and Bong Kyun Park and H-s Yoo and W-S Hwang and N-R Shin and M Kang and Yen-Hsuan Jean and H K Yoon and S. Kang and Dae-Yong Kim},
  journal={The Journal of veterinary medical science},
  year={2002},
  volume={64 12},
  pages={1123-7}
}
Causes of bovine abortion were surveyed in Korea within a designated period from the cases submitted to the Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University. One hundred and eighty aborted fetuses and maternal sera were evaluated by necropsy, histopathology, bacteriology, virology, PCR, and serologic tests. The causes of abortion were identified in 108 (60%) cases, of which 38 (21.1%) were due to the infection with Neospora caninum. None of the 38… CONTINUE READING