Diseases

Name

Nipah virus infection

Names alternate

NiV infection
Porcine respiratory and neurologic syndrome
Barking pig syndrome

Parents
(1) Respiratory diseases
Agents
(1) Nipah virus > Paramyxoviridae > Virus
Populations
(1) Bat (Chiroptera) > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(2) Domestic cat (Felis catus) > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(3) Domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris) > Canis > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(4) Horse (Equus ferus caballus) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(5) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(6) Swine (Sus) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Casual contact
(2) Fomite
(3) Ingestion
(4) In utero
(5) Sexually transmitted
(6) Vector-borne
Properties
(1) Emerging or re-emerging
(2) Select agents or toxins
(3) Zoonotic
Documents
(1) CDC: Nipah Virus (NiV) (2014)
(2) Merck Veterinary Manual: Overview of Nipah Virus Infection (2013)
Created

2015-07-22 16:38:10+00:00

Modified

2015-09-10 19:42:25.393458+00:00