Highly pathogenic avian influenza (H5N1) in the commercial domestic ducks of South Korea.

@article{Kwon2005HighlyPA,
  title={Highly pathogenic avian influenza (H5N1) in the commercial domestic ducks of South Korea.},
  author={Yong-kuk Kwon and Seong-Joon Joh and Min-Chul Kim and Haan-woo Sung and Youn-jeong Lee and Jun-gu Choi and Eun-kyoung Lee and Jae-hong Kim},
  journal={Avian pathology : journal of the W.V.P.A},
  year={2005},
  volume={34 4},
  pages={367-70}
}
The present study reports the clinical, virological and pathological findings observed in a natural outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza in farmed commercial ducks. The ducks developed clinical signs, including mild respiratory distress, depression, mild diarrhoea, loss of appetite and increasing mortality (up to 12%). At necropsy, multifocal… CONTINUE READING