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Descriptor English:   Ecthyma, Contagious 
Descriptor Spanish:   Ectima Contagioso 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Ectima Contagioso 
Synonyms English:   Orf Virus Infection
Contagious Ecthyma
Contagious Pustular Dermatitides
Dermatitides, Contagious Pustular
Infection, Orf Virus
Infections, Orf Virus
Orf Virus Infections
Pustular Dermatitides, Contagious
Pustular Dermatitis, Contagious
Virus Infection, Orf
Virus Infections, Orf
Contagious Pustular Dermatitis
Dermatitis, Contagious Pustular  
Tree Number:   C02.256.743.193
Definition English:   An infectious dermatitis of sheep and goats, affecting primarily the muzzle and lips. It is caused by a poxvirus and may be transmitted to man. 
Indexing Annotation English:   caused by a poxvirus; usually animal; check tag ANIMALS; don't forget also SHEEP (NIM) but do not index under SHEEP DISEASES
History Note English:   70; was ECTHYMA CONTAGIOSUM see under POXVIRUS INFECTIONS 1963-69 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
ET etiology GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
ME metabolism MI microbiology
MO mortality NU nursing
PS parasitology PA pathology
PP physiopathology PC prevention & control
PX psychology RT radiotherapy
SU surgery TH therapy
TM transmission UR urine
VI virology  
Record Number:   4541 
Unique Identifier:   D004474 

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