Diseases

Name

Foot-and-mouth disease

Names alternate

Hoof-and-mouth disease
Aphthae epizooticae

Agents
(1) Foot-and-mouth disease virus > Picornaviridae > Virus
Populations
(1) Buffalo (Bison bison) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(2) Cow (Bos Taurus) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(3) Deer (Cervidae) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(4) Goat (Capra aegagrus hircus) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(5) Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(6) Sheep (Ovis aries) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(7) Swine (Sus) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Air-borne
(2) Casual contact
(3) Fomite
Properties
(1) Economically important
Documents
(1) APHIS: Foot-and-Mouth Disease (2013)
(2) Merck Veterinary Manual: Overview of Foot-and-Mouth Disease (2012)
Created

2015-07-24 17:08:12+00:00

Modified

2015-09-18 15:08:07.185426+00:00