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Table 2 Summary of the viremia profile, hematology, coagulation assays, and rectal temperature abnormalities of a white-tailed deer infected by blood feeding EHDV-7-infected C. sonorensis midges

From: Vector competence of Culicoides sonorensis (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) to epizootic hemorrhagic disease virus serotype 7

   Days Post Feeding
Test Units −3 0 4 6 7 9
Viremia log 10 TCID 50 /ml a 6.4 7.27*b 7.1 5.26
Total WBCc x cells/μl 1,700 2,000 ndd 600* 700 2,100
Lymphocytes x cells/μl 714 760 nd 90* 91 378
Hematocrit % 38.2 38.6 nd 42.5 42.4 49.1*
Total protein g/dl 5.4 5.5 nd 4.7 5.5 3.8*
PTe seconds 13.2 12.6 12.4 nd 17 19*
APTTf seconds 23.5 20.8 22.4 nd 35.7 51*
Platelets x 10 3 725 491 nd 356 266 47*
Rectal temp. ° F 101.5 101 101.4 104.6* 103.1 99.8
  1. a negative virus isolation.
  2. b asterisk indicates the peak abnormality in test.
  3. c total white blood cell count.
  4. d not done.
  5. e prothrombin time.
  6. f activated partial thromboplastin time.