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Caprine arthritis/encephalitis

Last Modified: Thu, 17 May 2018 10:10:46 IST
Disease name Caprine arthritis/encephalitis
Animal Health Law Category if applicable
Species affected Ovine
Definition Maedi-visna (MV) and caprine arthritis-encephalitis (CAE) are persistent lentivirus infections of sheep and goats and are often grouped together as the small ruminant lentiviruses (SRLVs).
Status in Ireland
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland
DAFM Division Responsible
Link to relevant external website
OIE Link