Lethal pneumonia in guinea pigs associated with a virus.


No bacteria were observed in an epizootic of lethal pneumonia in guinea pigs. Necrotic bronchitis and bronchiolitis with basophilic intranuclear inclusion bodies in bronchial epithelial cells were characteristic. Although adenovirus infection of guinea pigs has not previously been reported, histological findings paralleled those found in adenovirus… (More)


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@article{Naumann1981LethalPI, title={Lethal pneumonia in guinea pigs associated with a virus.}, author={Steffen C. Naumann and I. Kunst{\'y}ř and Ines Langer and Johannes Maess and R. H{\"o}rning}, journal={Laboratory animals}, year={1981}, volume={15 3}, pages={235-42} }