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capable of transmission by infection

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easily diffused or spread as from one person to another

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(of disease) capable of being transmitted by infection

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The ban was put in place five years ago because of an isolated outbreak of Contagious Equine Metritis in Britain and shows no signs of being lifted, while other EU countries continue to be able to trade.
She said: ``Diagnoses of single cases of equine viral arteritis (EVA) and contagious equine metritis (CEM), in England in December and March, were a timely reminder of the need to avoid venereal disease in the breeding season.
He cites the outbreak of Contagious Equine Metritis (a virulent form of venereal disease in horses) in the 1970s, when the Kentucky stallion owners petitioned the state authorities to licence AI to combat the disease but then had to revoke when they realised any resulting progeny would not be registered in the Stud Book.
TWO further cases of contagious equine metritis (CEM) have been confirmed in Kentucky.
In terms of the association, his presidency coincided with the identification of Contagious Equine Metritis in the UK and all the difficulties that caused, and Norman was very closely involved in dealing with the initial out break and establishing a code of practice that has stood the test of time.
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