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Skin ulceration associated with herpesvirus infection in cats
  1. PA Flecknell,
  2. CM Orr,
  3. AI Wright,
  4. RM Gaskell and
  5. DF Kelly


Three cases of skin ulceration in cats are described. Herpesvirus was isolated from the ulcers. Treatment of one case with antibiotics and an antiviral agent was successful. The significance of the viral isolate is discussed.

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