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Transmissible Gastro-enteritis

Last Modified: Fri, 24 Nov 2017 08:40:25 GMT
Disease name
Transmissible Gastro-enteritis
Species affected
Multiple(not specified)
Transmissible gastroenteritis (TGE) is an enteric disease of pigs caused by TGE virus (TGEV), a member of the Coronaviridae. Since 1984, a distinct respiratory variant (porcine respiratory coronavirus or PRCV) has spread throughout many parts of the world.
Status in Ireland
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland
DAFM Division Responsible
Animal Health/Veterinary Medicines/ Non ruminant animal health
Michael Sheahan SSVI
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