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Vet. Res.
Volume 38, Number 5, September-October 2007
Page(s) 697 - 710
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/vetres:2007023
Published online 23 June 2007
How to cite this article Vet. Res. (2007) 697-710
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