Extravascular haemolytic anaemia in chicks infected with highly pathogenic Marek's disease viruses.

@article{Gilka1995ExtravascularHA,
  title={Extravascular haemolytic anaemia in chicks infected with highly pathogenic Marek's disease viruses.},
  author={F Gilka and Joseph L Spencer},
  journal={Avian pathology : journal of the W.V.P.A},
  year={1995},
  volume={24 3},
  pages={393-410}
}
Chicks were infected at 1 day of age with highly pathogenic AC-1 or RB-1B isolates of Marek's disease virus and 14 to 36 days post-exposure they were bled for haematocrits and euthanized. At necropsy, specimens were collected for light and electron microscopy. Both viruses caused significant reductions in packed cell volume (P<0.01). Hyperplasia of… CONTINUE READING