TITLE

Disinfection procedures and TB in cats

AUTHOR(S)
Gibbens, Nigel
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;5/3/2014, Vol. 174 Issue 19, p455
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter to the Editor
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Feline tuberculosis caused by Mycobacterium bovis," D. Gunn-Moore in the March 29, 2014 issue.
ACCESSION #
95947733

 

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