Translation: from english

infectious abortion

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  • infectious abortion — n CONTAGIOUS ABORTION * * * 1. abortion in cattle caused by Brucella abortus, Campylobacter species, or a variety of other bacteria and viruses. Called also Bang disease. See also enzootic a. of cattle. 2. abortion in horses caused by Salmonella… …   Medical dictionary

  • infectious abortion — noun : contagious abortion …   Useful english dictionary

  • infectious rhinotracheitis — infectious bovine rhinotracheitis an acute, infectious, febrile disease of cattle, caused by bovine herpesvirus 1 and marked by inflammation and ulceration of the upper respiratory tract, which may be followed by pneumonia, coughing, profuse… …   Medical dictionary

  • infectious disease — Introduction       in medicine, a process caused by a microorganism that impairs a person s health. An infection, by contrast, is the invasion of and replication in the body by any of various microbial agents including bacteria, viruses (virus),… …   Universalium

  • Abortion — In medicine, an abortion is the premature exit of the products of conception (the fetus, fetal membranes, and placenta) from the uterus. It is the loss of a pregnancy and does not refer to why that pregnancy was lost. A spontaneous abortion is… …   Medical dictionary

  • contagious abortion — n 1) brucellosis in domestic animals characterized by abortion: a) brucellosis affecting esp. cattle that is caused by a brucella (Brucella abortus), that is contracted by ingestion, by copulation, or possibly by wound infection, and that is… …   Medical dictionary

  • enzootic abortion of cattle — an infectious abortion caused by chlamydiae; known as foothill a. in the western United States. Called also epidemic or epizootic bovine a …   Medical dictionary

  • equine epizootic abortion — an infectious abortion of horses, caused by the virus of equine viral rhinopneumonitis …   Medical dictionary

  • vibrio abortion — an infectious abortion of cattle, sheep, and goats, caused by Campylobacter fetus …   Medical dictionary

  • Selected infectious and parasitic diseases of animals — ▪ Table Selected infectious and parasitic diseases of animals animal(s) affected name(s) of disease nature of disease Diseases of bacterial origin most mammals, chickens necrobacillosis, calf diptheria, bovine foot rot, necrotic hepatitis,… …   Universalium

  • contagious abortion — noun an infectious disease of domestic animals often resulting in spontaneous abortion; transmittable to human beings • Syn: ↑brucellosis, ↑Bang s disease • Hypernyms: ↑zoonosis, ↑zoonotic disease * * * noun 1. : bruce …   Useful english dictionary

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