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  • SPECIES:
    • AVIAN
  • SYSTEM:
    • GASTROINTESTINAL
  • ORGAN:
    • CROP
  • DIAGNOSIS:
    • INGLUVIAL PAPILLOMAS
  • CAUSE:
    • PSITACCINE HERPESVIRUS-1
  • CONTRIBUTOR:
    • SAUER
  • INSTITUTION:
    • NATIONAL ZOO
  • GENPATH:
    • VIRAL
  • COMMENTS:
    • Papillomas of the gastrointestinal tract and cholangiocarcinomas have been shown to result from psittacine herpesvirus-1, the virus that also causes Pacheco's disease.