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Caseous Lymphadenitis

Last Modified: Thu, 17 May 2018 09:45:20 IST
Disease name Caseous Lymphadenitis
Animal Health Law Category if applicable
Species affected Ovine
Definition Caseous lymphadenitis (CL) is a chronic, contagious disease caused by the bacterium Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis. CL occurs worldwide
Status in Ireland
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland
DAFM Division Responsible RVL Division
Contact Mícheál Casey SSRO
Legislation http://www.irishstatutebook.ie/eli/2016/si/50/made/en/print?q=SI+50+2016&=&=
Link to relevant external website
OIE Link http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/eng/Health_standards/tahm/2.07.14_S_POX_G_POX.pdf
Publications