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- Wu, Jiaqiang, et al. Show all 9 Authors
- Veterinary microbiology 2009 v.133 no.3 pp. 252-256
- ducks; duck breeds; poultry diseases; viral diseases of animals and humans; Circovirus; complications; mixed infection; risk assessment; poultry production; risk factors; epidemiological studies; disease surveillance; farms; flocks; disease detection; bacterial infections; Escherichia coli; Riemerella anatipestifer; viral hepatitis; molecular epidemiology; polymerase chain reaction; young animals; China
- ... The co-infection of duck circovirus (DuCV) with Riemerella anatipestifer (RA) or/and Escherichia coli (E. coli) or/and duck hepatitis virus I (DHV-I) in Cherry Valley ducks in China's Shandong Province was investigated by using polymerase-chain-reaction (PCR)-based methods. For this study, 742 ducks sampled at random from 70 duck farms during 2006-2007 were examined using PCR and dot-blot hybridis ...