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ID DOID:2929
Name Newcastle disease
Definition A viral infectious disease that results_in infection in birds and humans, has_material_basis_in Newcastle disease virus, which is transmitted_by contact with feces and urine of an infected bird, or transmitted_by fomites. The infection has_symptom conjunctivitis, has_symptom headache, and has_symptom lacrimation in humans, and has_symptom gasping, has_symptom coughing, has_symptom twisting of head and neck, has_symptom circling, has_symptom complete paralysis, has_symptom watery diarrhea, and has_symptom reduced egg production in birds.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Newcastle_disease, http://www.daff.gov.au/animal-plant-health/pests-diseases-weeds/animal/newcastle, http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/sci/bio/anima/disemala/newcaste.shtml
Xrefs

MESH:D009521

NCI:C34849

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:89366008

UMLS_CUI:C0027983

Subsets

NCIthesaurus

zoonotic_infectious_disease

Synonyms

Newcastle's disease [EXACT]

Pseudo-fowlpest [EXACT]

Parent Relationships

is_a viral infectious disease

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