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Descriptor English:   Parturient Paresis 
Descriptor Spanish:   Parálisis de la Parturienta 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Paresia Puerperal 
Synonyms English:   Animal Milk Fever
Fever, Animal Milk
Milk Fever, Animal
Pareses, Parturient
Paresis, Parturient
Parturient Pareses  
Tree Number:   C22.695
Definition English:   A disease of pregnant and lactating cows and ewes leading to generalized paresis and death. The disease, which is characterized by hypocalcemia, occurs at or shortly after parturition in cows and within weeks before or after parturition in ewes. 
Indexing Annotation English:   animal only, exper or vet; in cows & ewes: check tags ANIMALS + FEMALE + PREGNANCY & don't forget CATTLE DISEASES (IM) + CATTLE (NIM) or SHEEP DISEASES (IM) + SHEEP (NIM)
History Note English:   75 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications 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:   10511 
Unique Identifier:   D010319 

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