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Disease Distemper

Name Distemper
Synonyms Canine Distemper | Canine Distempers | Distemper, Canine | Distempers | Distempers, Canine
Definition A name for several highly contagious viral diseases of animals, especially canine distemper. In dogs, it is caused by the canine distemper virus (DISTEMPER VIRUS, CANINE). It is characterized by a diphasic fever, leukopenia, gastrointestinal and respiratory inflammation and sometimes, neurologic complications. In cats it is known as FELINE PANLEUKOPENIA.
Categories Animal disease | Viral disease
MeSH® ID D004216

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1. DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references RNA Virus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mononegavirales Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Paramyxoviridae Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Morbillivirus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Distemper
2. DiseasesAnimal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Dog Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Distemper

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