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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Canine distemper virus has a 4-year epizootic cycle (Hoff et al.
Serological and demographic evidence for domestic dogs as a source of canine distemper virus infection for Serengeti wildlife.
Genetic characterization of canine distemper virus in Serengeti carnivores.
Nucleotide sequence analysis of phocine distemper virus reveals its distinctness from canine distemper virus.
To the Editor: Canine distemper virus (CDV) is an enveloped, single-stranded, negative RNA virus of the family Paramyxoviridae, genus Morbillivirus (1).
Molecular testing was conducted initially on fresh lung, liver, kidney, and spleen for canine distemper virus and, subsequently, for influenza A virus.
In addition, dog exchange between eastern Europe and Italy has been associated with the reemergence of canine infectious hepatitis (27) and the spread of the arctic lineage of canine distemper virus (28).
Nasal swabs from the miniature schnauzer, cocker spaniel, and Yorkshire terrier were positive for influenza virus and negative for other pathogens, including canine distemper virus, canine parainfluenza-2 virus, and Bordetella bronchiseptica.
A monoclonal antibody to canine distemper virus (MoAb CDV-NP, VMRD, Inc.
Historically, attention was focused on rabies virus, parvovirus, and canine distemper virus.
Lions (Panthera leo) are susceptible to viral diseases of domestic carnivores, including infections with canine distemper virus, feline parvovirus, feline retroviruses, feline herpesvirus, and feline calicivirus (FCV) (1-4).

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