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Some infectious and parasitic diseases in Oklahoma raptors.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  410956     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Blood films and sera samples from wild Oklahoma raptors (Strigiformes--36 birds, 3 species; Falconiformes--50 birds, 7 species) were examined for hematozoa and tested for serologic antibody response to Newcastle Disease Virus (NDV), encephalitis (EEE and WEE), ornithosis, and influenza. Twenty-nine of 36 (80.5) Strigiformes and 24 of 50 (48.0%) Falconiformes showed the presence of one or more hematozoa. Serologic testing revealed the serum of one adult male red-tailed hawk positive for antibody to NDV and one additional adult male red-tailed hawk positive for antibody to type-A influenza.
A A Kocan; J Snelling; E C Greiner
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of wildlife diseases     Volume:  13     ISSN:  0090-3558     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Wildl. Dis.     Publication Date:  1977 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1977-12-29     Completed Date:  1977-12-29     Revised Date:  2003-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0244160     Medline TA:  J Wildl Dis     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  304-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Antibodies, Viral / analysis
Bird Diseases*
Birds / immunology
Infection / veterinary*
Newcastle disease virus / immunology
Protozoan Infections, Animal*
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Antibodies, Viral

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