OPP - Ovine Progressive Pneumonia

OPP - Ovine Progressive Pneumonia - Symptoms: * focus on...

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Virus Extremely hard to diagnose – difficult to isolate the virus Blood test – identify virus or antibodies Transmitted = nasal secretions, through milk/colostrums, fomites * 50% of flocks in the U.S. have OPP
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Unformatted text preview: Symptoms: * focus on prevention-weight loss-pneumonia low mortality-difficulty breathing No effective treatment just treat for clinical symptoms OVINE PROGRESSIVE PNEUMONIA...
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course AVS 332 taught by Professor Launer during the Spring '08 term at Rhode Island.

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