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Disease Enterotoxemia

Name Enterotoxemia
Synonym Enterotoxemias
Definition Disease caused by the liberation of exotoxins of CLOSTRIDIUM PERFRINGENS in the intestines of sheep, goats, cattle, foals, and piglets. Type B enterotoxemia in lambs is lamb dysentery; type C enterotoxemia in mature sheep produces 'struck', and in calves, lambs and piglets it produces hemorrhagic enterotoxemia; type D enterotoxemia in sheep and goats is pulpy-kidney disease or overeating disease.
Categories Animal disease | Bacterial infection or mycosis
MeSH® ID D004767

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1. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Clostridium Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Enterotoxemia
2. DiseasesAnimal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Enterotoxemia

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