aphtha

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aphtha

[‚af·thə]
(medicine)
White, painful oral ulcer of unknown cause.
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###3years###0.05); however, ecchymosis/petechiae, angular stomatitis and ulcerative stomatitis were more frequent in female patients (P<0.05).
However, during investigation of an outbreak of acute coronitis and ulcerative stomatitis among cattle at a dairy farm in the northern Sacramento Valley in California in August 2010, a blood sample from a heifer was found by using described methods (10) to be positive for BTV by serogroup-specific quantitative reverse transcription PCR (qRT-PCR) but negative by serotype-specific qRT-PCRs for BTV-10, 11, 13, and 17.
Key words: Reptilia, snake, ulcerative stomatitis, mouth infection, Mouth rot.