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Bluetongue
MeSH HeadingBluetongue
Tree NumberC02.081.125
Tree NumberC02.782.791.315
Tree NumberC22.836.120
Annotationcaused by a reovirus; usually animal; check tag ANIMALS; don't forget also SHEEP (NIM) but do not index under SHEEP DISEASES
Scope NoteA reovirus infection, chiefly of sheep, characterized by a swollen blue tongue, catarrhal inflammation of upper respiratory and gastrointestinal tracts, and often by inflammation of sensitive laminae of the feet and coronet.
Entry TermBlue Tongue
Allowable QualifiersBL CF CI CL CN CO DH DI DT EC EM EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RA RI RT SU TH TM UR US VI
Previous Indexing Sheep Diseases (1966-1967)
Previous Indexing Virus Diseases/veterinary (1966-1967)
Online Noteuse BLUETONGUE to search BLUE TONGUE 1968-93 (as Prov 1968-73)
History Note94; was BLUE TONGUE 1968-93 (Prov 1968-73)
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD001819


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Virus Diseases [C02]
   Arbovirus Infections [C02.081]
African Horse Sickness [C02.081.030]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeBluetongue [C02.081.125]
Dengue [C02.081.270]  +
Encephalitis, Arbovirus [C02.081.343]  +
Encephalomyelitis, Equine [C02.081.355]  +
Phlebotomus Fever [C02.081.700]
Rift Valley Fever [C02.081.810]
Tick-Borne Diseases [C02.081.885]  +
Yellow Fever [C02.081.980]

 
Virus Diseases [C02]
   RNA Virus Infections [C02.782]
      Reoviridae Infections [C02.782.791]
African Horse Sickness [C02.782.791.142]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeBluetongue [C02.782.791.315]
Colorado Tick Fever [C02.782.791.482]
Rotavirus Infections [C02.782.791.814]

 
Animal Diseases [C22]
   Sheep Diseases [C22.836]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeBluetongue [C22.836.120]
Border Disease [C22.836.160]
Ecthyma, Contagious [C22.836.259]
Louping Ill [C22.836.435]
Nairobi Sheep Disease [C22.836.583]
Pneumonia, Progressive Interstitial, of Sheep [C22.836.660]
Pulmonary Adenomatosis, Ovine [C22.836.715]
Scrapie [C22.836.799]
Swayback [C22.836.886]
Visna [C22.836.900]

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