Microscopical lesions and antigen distribution in bovine fetal tissues and placentae following experimental infection with bovine herpesvirus-1 during pregnancy.

@article{Rodger2007MicroscopicalLA,
  title={Microscopical lesions and antigen distribution in bovine fetal tissues and placentae following experimental infection with bovine herpesvirus-1 during pregnancy.},
  author={Stewart Rodger and Jeremy Murray and Corrinna Underwood and David Buxton},
  journal={Journal of comparative pathology},
  year={2007},
  volume={137 2-3},
  pages={
          94-101
        }
}
As part of a larger investigation, gross and histopathological examinations were carried out on six aborted and one non-viable calf born to heifers inoculated with bovine herpesvirus-1 (BHV-1) early in the third trimester of pregnancy. Antibody titres in sera collected from the dams confirmed seroconversion following inoculation. Samples of liver, lung, kidney, brain, heart, spleen, hepatic lymph node and placenta were subjected to histopathological examination. Immunohistochemistry for the… CONTINUE READING