Contributor: ERIN EDWARDS
Institution: Texas A&M University
System: BODY AS A WHOLE
Gen Path Categories:
Diagnosis: SYSTEMIC HERPESVIRUS INFECTION
Cause: CANINE HERPESVIRUS
Canine herpesvirus typically is a neonatal disease with susceptibility decreasing with age. Puppies up to 8 weeks old can succumb to infection. This puppy was 7 weeks old and the diagnosis was confirmed with PCR.
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F34103, SYSTEMIC HERPESVIRUS INFECTION, submitted by ERIN EDWARDS.
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