Fatal Herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV-1) Infection in a Group of Zoo-Kept White-Faced Saki Monkeys (Pithecia pithecia) in Israel. In: IJVM - Vol. 72 No. 2, 2017

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ABST RACT On November 2016, a family of three white-faced saki monkeys (Pithecia pithecia) died 72–96 hours after the onset of signs of apathy, anorexia and oral ulceration. Despite the palliative treatment all the monkeys died and post-mortem examinations showed multifocal erosive stomatitis with intralesional inclusion bodies, hepatic necrotic foci and… (More)


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