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Virulent Newcastle Disease in Ohio birds

Late in August, a male double-crested cormorant was submitted to the Ohio Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (ADDL) by a veterinarian from Northeast Ohio. The bird was presented with weakness, anorexia, depression, neurologic signs and subsequently died. The veterinarian indicated it was the fourth double-crested cormorant from the same area (Geauga County) to die with similar clinical signs and presentation.

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