canine distemper


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canine distemper

[′kā‚nīn dis′tem·pər]
(veterinary medicine)
A pantropic virus disease occurring among animals of the family Canidae.
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The 2000 canine distemper epidemic in Caspian seals (Phoca caspica): pathology and analysis of contributory factors.
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In 1991, the project added canine distemper shots to the regimen.
2) * ref, reference; FAVN, fluorescent antibody virus neutralization; CPV, canine parvovirus; c-ELISA, competitive ELISA; CDV, canine distemper virus; MAT, modified agglutination test.
In the first scientific test in seals of two vaccines for canine distemper virus (CDV), Dutch scientists have successfully inoculated six of the animals.
The common respiratory diseases in pet ferrets are caused by viruses; canine distemper is probably the most virulent (4).
Veterinarians conducted health examinations and found the dogs were not only suffering from various degrees of dehydration, fractures and trauma, but many were also infected with potentially lethal infectious diseases, such as canine distemper and Parvovirus and serious illnesses caused by fungi and mites.
Now a Dutch research group says it has discovered the apparent cause: another virus, canine distemper virus (CDV) or a close relative.
Canine distemper is a highly contagious infectious disease of canine and feline species caused by canine distemper virus (CDV), a member of family Paramyxoviridae (1).
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No sooner had the plague been controlled than an epidemic of canine distemper broke out, all but wiping out the remaining wild ferrets.
Signaling lymphocyte activation molecule (SLAM) is a receptor for both vaccine and wild-type strains of measles virus and for canine distemper and rinderpest morbilliviruses (15,16).

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