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Vittorio Saponaro Department of Emergency and Organ Transplantation, Division of Veterinary Clinics and Animal Productions, University of Bari, 70010 - Valenzano, Bari, Aldo Moro, Italy.

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Massimiliano Tursi Department of Animal Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Torino, 10095 - Grugliasco, Torino, Italy.

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Francesco Migliorini Department of Animal Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Torino, 10095 - Grugliasco, Rome, Italy.

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Antonio Crovace Department of Emergency and Organ Transplantation, Division of Veterinary Clinics and Animal Productions, University of Bari, 70010 - Valenzano, Bari, Aldo Moro, Italy.

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