Diseases

Name

Lumpy skin disease

Names alternate

Neethling poxvirus infection
LSD

Parents
(1) Dermatologic infection
Agents
(1) Neethling poxvirus > Poxviridae > Virus
Populations
(1) African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(2) Cattle (Bos taurus) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(3) Giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(4) Impala (Aepyceros melampus) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(5) Water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(6) Zebu (Bos taurus indicus) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Casual contact
(2) Vector-borne
Vectors
(1) Hard tick (Amblyomma ) > Tick (Ixodida) > Non-insect > Arthropod (Arthropoda) > Invertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Documents
(1) Merck Veterinary Manual: Lumpy Skin Disease (2013)
(2) OIE: Lumpy Skin Disease (2010)
(3) Wikipedia: Lumpy Skin disease (2015)
Notes

"Lumpy skin disease virus" is a synonym of "Neethling poxvirus"

Created

2015-07-27 14:19:35+00:00

Modified

2015-09-08 17:55:07.044532+00:00