Unusual outbreak of post-weaning porcine diarrhea caused by single and mixed infections of rotavirus groups A, B, C, and H.

@article{Molinari2016UnusualOO,
  title={Unusual outbreak of post-weaning porcine diarrhea caused by single and mixed infections of rotavirus groups A, B, C, and H.},
  author={Bruna Let{\'i}cia Domingues Molinari and Fl{\'a}via Possatti and Elis Lorenzetti and Alice Fernandes Alfieri and A A Alfieri},
  journal={Veterinary microbiology},
  year={2016},
  volume={193},
  pages={125-32}
}
Rotaviruses (RVs) are a major cause of severe diarrhea in humans and animals. Five of the nine RV groups (RVA, RVB, RVC, RVE, and RVH) have been previously detected in pigs; however, in pig herds worldwide, most studies highlight diarrhea outbreaks caused by RVA. In the present study, we describe detection and characterization of RV groups A, B, C, and H in fecal samples from pigs with single and mixed infections during a post-weaning diarrhea outbreak. The outbreak occurred in a single pig… CONTINUE READING