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contagious ecthyma

noun, Veterinary Pathology
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  • contagious ecthyma is caused by a virus spread by direct contact with scabs on infected animals.
  • contagious ecthyma in the live sheep export industry.
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contagious ecthyma

noun
1.
the technical name for orf
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