Prevalence of Herpesvirus Type 1 Conjunctivitis in Domestic Cats in Timiș County, Romania

János Dá‰GI, Nicolae CÄ‚TANÄ‚, Viorel HERMAN, László FODOR

Abstract


A survey of feline herpesvirus type 1 (FHV-1) conjunctivitis, in domestic cats fromTimiș County area in Westhern Romania was conducted in between Ianuary and September 2011, andresults were compared the with results in other countries, published by other researchers, investigatedby immunofluorescent antibody assay (IFA). The positive rate of FHV-1 conjunctivitis in domesticcats was 25%. Seroprevalence of FHV-1 in studied domestic cats, with clinical signs was 45%.

Keywords


feline, herpes virus type 1, seroprevalence, immunofluorescent antibody assay

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15835/buasvmcn-vm:69:1-2:8862


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