jaagsiekte

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jaagsiekte

[′yäg‚sēk·tə]
(veterinary medicine)
A contagious disease of sheep, sometimes of goats and guinea pigs, resembling the more benign and diffuse forms of bronchiolar carcinoma in humans.
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(4,5) The tumor, which as it turned out was not human jaagsiekte, was "thought to originate in the lining cells of the alveoli," (6(p968)) distinguishable from other lung cancers "by a regular layer of nonciliated, cuboidal to low columnar cells which line the alveoli, and by the absence of evidence of primary bronchial involvement." (6(p968)) Soon, other diagnostic terms arose within the literature to describe this tumor, including terminal bronchiolar carcinoma, bronchiolar carcinoma, pulmonary adenomatosis, and terminal bronchiolar carcinoma; however, none of them ever became popular.
Alveolar cell carcinoma of the lung (pulmonary adenomatosis, jagziekte?): a multicentric tumor of epithelial origin.
Pulmonary adenomatosis (Jaagsiekte) |THIS is a virally induced contagious tumour affecting the lungs of sheep.
Sheep pulmonary adenomatosis (Jaagsiekte) in the United States.
Pathological and epidemiological aspects of the coexistence of Maedi-Visna and sheep pulmonary adenomatosis. Res Vet Sci 54: 140-146.
Such infections pose a major obstacle to the intensive rearing of sheep and goat and diseases like PPR, bluetongue, and ovine pulmonary adenomatosis (Jaagsiekte) adversely affect international trade [2, 9, 10, 13], ultimately hampering the economy.
(5) others: enzootic nasal tumors and ovine pulmonary adenomatosis (Jaagsiekte).
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