peste des petits ruminants


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peste des petits ruminants

[Fr.] a highly infectious and fatal disease of sheep and goats caused by a paramyxovirus in the genus Morbillivirus which is very closely related to the rinderpest virus. Typical signs are purulent nasal discharge, erosive stomatitis, diarrhea and bronchopneumonia. The spread is rapid and the mortality rate high. See also rinderpest. Called also contagious pustular stomatitis.
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The virus, peste des petits ruminants (PPRV) is the cause of PPR that belongs to the family Paramyxoviridae, genus Morbillivirus.
De son cote, le representant sous regional de l'OIE pour l'Afrique du Nord, Rachid Bouguedour, a indique que le controle de la fievre aphteuse et de la peste des petits ruminants en Afrique necessite une approche sous-regionale en raison de la diversite des situations epidemiologiques qui coexistent.
Evidence of peste des petits ruminants virus (PPRV) infection in Sindh Ibex (Capra aegagrus blythi) in Pakistan as confirmed by detection of antigen and antibody.
Protective efficacy of a single immunization with capripoxvirus-vectored recombinant peste des petits ruminants vaccines in presence of preexisting immunity.
Prevalence of Peste Des Petits Ruminants Virus (PPRV) in Mardan, Hangu and Kohat District of
Experimental studies on immunosuppressive effects of peste des petits ruminants (PPR) virus in goats.
Since 2004, foot-and-mouth disease, highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI), highly pathogenic porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (HP-PRRS), swine fever and peste des petits ruminants have been brought into the scope of compulsory immunization by the government, which promotes the animal vaccine market to grow 28.
Peste des petits ruminants virus (PPRV; family Paramyxoviridae, genus Morbillivirus) causes a highly contagious disease with a high death rate in wild and domestic small ruminants.
Eradication of Peste des petits ruminants (PRR) is currently the center of attention of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).
Les resultats des analyses effectuees chez de petits ruminants (moutons et chevres), dans le gouvernorat de Medenine, sont positifs pour la peste des petits ruminants (PPR) et negatif, en ce qui concerne la fievre aphteuse, a annonce le ministere de l'Agriculture, des ressources hydrauliques et de la peche, dans un communique, publie mardi, a la suite de la detection de 160 cas de maladies chez ces animaux et la mort de 35 autres, dans la region de Souihel-dhouiher, de la delegation de Zarzis.
Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) is an acute or sub-acute highly febrile viral disease of goats and sheep characterized by pyrexia, erosive stomatitis, conjunctivitis, gastroenteritis and pneumonia (Tariq et al.