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Title: Avian Cholera in a Bald Eagle from Ohio
Creators: Locke, L. N.; Newman, J. A.; Mulhern, B. M.
Issue Date: 1972-09
Citation: The Ohio Journal of Science. v72 n5 (September, 1972), 294-296
Abstract: Avian cholera (Pasteurella multocida) infection was diagnosed in an adult male bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) collected in Ohio. Brain levels of organochlorine pesticides were found to be well below the reported lethal levels; the brain contained 10.7 ppm p,p'-DDE, 0.4 ppm p,p'-DDD, 1.2 ppm dieldrin, 1.1 ppm heptachlor epoxide, and 40.0 ppm polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB).
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1811/5725
ISSN: 0030-0950
Rights: Reproduction of articles for non-commercial educational or research use granted without request if credit to The Ohio State University and The Ohio Academy of Science is given.
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