Epornitic | definition of epornitic by Medical dictionary
Referring to an outbreak of disease in a bird population.
[epi- + G. ornithos, bird + -ic]
References in periodicals archive
To the Editor: Certain arthropod-borne epornitic
flaviviruses, namely, West Nile virus (WNV) and Usutu virus (USUV), have spread recently in parts of Europe (1,2).
of a papova-like virus-associated disease in a psittacine nursery.
of avian cholera in waterfowl and Common Crows in Phelps County, Nebraska, in the spring.
In Georgia, epornitic
infections were reported in commercial quail, and fatal cases occurred in two dogs and 70 piglets.
of papova-like virus associated disease in a psittacine nursery.