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- Chi, Xuelin, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Archives of virology 2017 v.162 no.10 pp. 2997-3006
- Orf virus; Staphylococcus; Streptococcus pluranimalium; bacterial infections; crossbreds; farms; genes; goats; herds; morbidity; mortality; phylogeny; sequence alignment; viruses; China
- ... Outbreaks of orf virus on goat farms are common in China. In this study, we investigated a severe multifocal cutaneous orf virus outbreak with a correlative mixed bacterial infection which persisted for up to 6 months, and which had a high morbidity (93.7%) and mortality (15%) among kids in a herd of crossbreed goats in Fujian province in China. The disease was diagnosed as an orf virus (ORFV XD s ...