Clinical Pathological Findings Rotavirus in Buffalo

  • Adriano Gaudio
Keywords: Buffalo, Polymerase Chain Reaction, Rotavirus, Pathology


Viral gastroenteritis is one of the most common diseases upsetting young animals internationally. It is
one of the main causes of calf morbidity and mortality causing major economic loss in the dairy and beef herds.
Gastroenteritis is multifactorial, involving both infectious and non–infectious causes. The known etiological
agents include bacteria, viruses and protozoa. Amid all infectious causes, RVs are the principal etiological agent.