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Bovine genital campylobacteriosis

Last Modified: Fri, 25 May 2018 12:35:41 IST
Disease name Bovine genital campylobacteriosis
Animal Health Law Category if applicable E, D
Species affected Bovine
Definition Bovine genital campylobacteriosis (BGC) is a venereal disease also known as bovine venereal campylobacteriosis (BVC). The causal agent of this sexually transmissible disease is Campylobacter fetus subsp. venerealis.
Status in Ireland Reported
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland 2013
DAFM Division Responsible Animal Health/Veterinary Medicines/ Non ruminant animal health
Contact Michael Sheahan SSVI
Legislation
Link to relevant external website
OIE Link http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/eng/Health_standards/tahm/2.04.05_BGC.pdf
Publications