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paratuberculosis

 [par″ah-too-ber″ku-lo´sis]
a tuberculosis-like disease not due to Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

Johne,

H. Albert, German physician, 1839-1910.
Johne bacillus - a species causing Johne disease, a chronic enteritis in cattle. Synonym(s): Mycobacterium paratuberculosis
Johne disease - a disease occurring in cattle and sheep, caused by infection with Mycobacterium paratuberculosis. Synonym(s): chronic dysentery of cattle; paratuberculosis
johnin - a diagnostic agent, analogous to tuberculin.
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Mycobacterial interspersed repetitive units (MIRU) differentiate Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis from other species of the Mycobacterium avium complex.
Detection of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis in pasteurized milk by IS900 PCR and culture method.
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Genetic, microbial factors such as Mycobacterium tuberculosis and paratuberculosis, Borrelia burgdorferi, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, and Candida albicans, allergic agents, and abnormal reactivity of neurovascular system may cause MRS [1].
Bovine Paratuberculosis is a chronic disease primarily of the gastrointestinal tract.
Importa evaluar, entre otras, neosporosis, brucelosis, fiebre aftosa, tuberculosis, paratuberculosis, leptospirosis, toxoplasmosis, chagas, triquinelosis e hidatidosis.
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Paratuberculosis (Johne's disease) is a chronic enteric progressive disease, characterized clinically by chronic or intermittent diarrhea, emaciation, and death.
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