First confirmed diagnosis of Sheep-associated Malignant Catarrhal Fever in Bison in Argentina

  • Bratanich, Blanco Viera
  • Published 2012
In Argentina, cases of malignant catarrhal fever (M CF) are suspected to have occurred according to mac ro and microscopic lesions. However, none has been corrobo ated by molecular tests. We describe here the firs t laboratory confirmed case of MCF in Argentina occurring in Ame rican bison confined in the Buenos Aires Zoo.