systemic herpesvirus and morbillivirus co-infection in a striped dolphin (stenella coeruleoalba).during 2007 a dolphin morbillivirus epizootic affected the western mediterranean and several striped dolphins (stenella coeruleoalba) stranded on the catalonian coasts. one of those animals had severe lymphoid depletion, necrosis and syncytial formation in lymph nodes and spleen, with large basophilic nuclear inclusions compatible with herpesvirus detected by immunohistochemical and ultrastructural examination. non-suppurative encephalitis with associated morbillivirus antigen and morbillivirus ...201121601871
dolphin morbillivirus in a cuvier's beaked whale (ziphius cavirostris), italy.dolphin morbillivirus (dmv) has caused several mortality events in mediterranean striped (stenella coeruleoalba) and bottlenose (tursiops truncatus) dolphins populations since 19; in the last 5 years, the virus was reported to infect new hosts in this basin, such as fin whales (balaenoptera physalus), sperm whales (physeter macrocephalus), and even a harbor seal (phoca vitulina). very recently, a calf cuvier's beaked whale (ziphius cavirostris) calf stranded on the southern italian coastline wit ...201728197145
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