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Disease Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome

Name Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome
Synonyms Blue Eared Pig Disease | Blue-Eared Pig Disease | Mystery Swine Disease | Pig Disease, Blue-Eared | Porcine Epidemic Abortion and Respiratory Syndrome | PRRS | Swine Disease, Mystery | Swine Infertility and Respiratory Syndrome
Definition A syndrome characterized by outbreaks of late term abortions, high numbers of stillbirths and mummified or weak newborn piglets, and respiratory disease in young unweaned and weaned pigs. It is caused by PORCINE RESPIRATORY AND REPRODUCTIVE SYNDROME VIRUS. (Radostits et al., Veterinary Medicine, 8th ed, p1048)
Categories Animal disease | Viral disease
MeSH® ID D019318

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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 Nidovirales Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Arterivirus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesAnimal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Swine Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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