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  • SPECIES:
    • BOVINE
  • SYSTEM:
    • HEMATOPOIETIC
  • ORGAN:
    • LYMPH NODE
  • DIAGNOSIS:
    • GREATLY ENLARGED PRESCAPULAR LYMPH NODE; INTESTINAL FORM OF MCF
  • CAUSE:
    • OVINE HERPESVIRUS-2
  • CONTRIBUTOR:
    • GREGG
  • INSTITUTION:
    • USDA FOREIGN ANIMAL DISEASE DIAGNOSTIC LAB, PLUM ISLAND
  • GENPATH:
    • VIRAL
  • COMMENTS:
    • The intestinal form usually has similar lesions to the eye and ear form, but the animal dies of severe enteritis and diarrhea before they have a chance to develop fully.