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Rinderpest

rinderpest

A viral disease of cloven-hoofed animals caused by morbillivirus. It may be acute, subacute, or chronic with the major lesions characterised by inflammation and ulceration of the entire digestive tract.


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... species jump Pathogen Original host New host Year reported Refs Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies BSE/vCJD Cattle Humans 1996 [53] Viruses Rinderpest Eurasian cattle African ruminants Late 1800s [4] Myxoma virus Brush rabbit/Brazilian rabbit European rabbit 1950s [3] Ebola virus Unknown ...

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