Sweating Sickness in adult cattle

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1980
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Kenya Agricultural Research Institute
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A Kenyan strain of Hyalomma truncatum was shown to cause sweating sickness in adult cattle in the laboratory. The typical lesions of moist eczema and mucous membrane changes were accompanied by a marked fall in circulating leucocytes with a severe neutr()penia: Although ali cattle recovered, some"-suffere(J-a severe"cllnical disease and recovery was slow. Recovered cattle were immune to toxicosis 1 year later.
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