A spontaneous neurological disease in domestic cats is described. The clinical signs included staggering gait, hind limb ataxia, and paresis. Histologically, a nonsuppurative meningoencephalomyelitis with a characteristic distribution pattern was found, indicating a viral etiology. In serum samples from diseased cats, antibodies to Borna disease virus were demonstrated.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of Clinical Microbiology|
|Publication status||Published - 1995|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Microbiology (medical)