Care for horses & livestock/farm animals
Care for cats, dogs & other companion animals
Sample Types: Fresh EDTA blood or Cheek brushes/swabs
Two weeks to 6 months, with rare exceptions
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Most common presentation is sudden unexpected death with no clinical signs, although clinical depression and inappetence before collapse and fulminant congestive heart failure have been observed.
Average age of death is 12 weeks of age
Histological findings consistent with dilated cardiomyopathy.