Vladimir Polaček, Biljana Đurđević, Tamaš Petrović, Jasna Prodanov-Radulović, Milena Samojlović, Ivana Vučićević, Sanja Kovačević-Aleksić
Abstract:The classical swine fever virus has the ability to cross the placental barrier, resulting in the infection of fetuses, which may consequently lead to persistent infection in piglets. The aim of this study was to report the lesions in fetuses naturally infected with CSFV during late gestation and clarify the nature of infected cells and the distribution of viral antigen in different tissues. A total of twenty-nine fetuses aged 82, 83 and 95 gestational days originating from three naturally CSFV infected sows we…
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