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- West, Keith H.; Bystrom, Janet M.; Wojnarowicz, Chris; Shantz, Neil; Jacobson, Mark; Allan, Gordon M.; Haines, Deborah M.; Clark, Edward G.; Krakowka, Steven; McNeilly, Francis; Konoby, Carrie; Martin, Karen; Ellis, John A.
- Journal of veterinary diagnostic investigation 1999 v.11 no.6 pp. 530-532
- Encephalomyocarditis virus; Enterovirus; Porcine circovirus-2; Ungulate protoparvovirus 1; antigens; farms; fetal death; fetus; immunohistochemistry; kidneys; liver; lungs; myocarditis; piglets; sows; staining; viruses; wasting syndrome
- ... Porcine circovirus 2 (PCV2) is a recently identified agent that has been associated with post-weaning multisystemic wasting syndrome (PMWS) in swine populations. In this report, the potential spectrum of disease associated with PCV2 is expanded by evidence of vertical transmission and associated reproductive failure. PCV2 was isolated from a litter of aborted piglets from a farm experiencing late- ...