K Virus Infection, Intestine, Mouse

  • John E. Greenlee
Part of the Monographs on Pathology of Laboratory Animals book series (LABORATORY)


Intestines of infected mice are grossly normal, even in suckling animals with fatal K virus pneumonia.


K. virus is also referred to as K-papovavirus 


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