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Synonyms for tuberculosis

TB

Synonyms for tuberculosis

an infectious disease producing lesions especially of the lungs

Synonyms for tuberculosis

infection transmitted by inhalation or ingestion of tubercle bacilli and manifested in fever and small lesions (usually in the lungs but in various other parts of the body in acute stages)

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Ihekweazu assured Nigerians that there were no recorded cases of bovine tuberculosis in the country, nor were there concerns on it at the moment.
Veterinary scientists at Edinburgh University discovered the link to cat food after investigating why 50 cats in 30 homes around Britain had developed bovine tuberculosis (bTB).
This study calls for instant measures for disease control among the animals and humans of the study area, and highlight the need for farmer education regarding bovine tuberculosis.
His research interests are bovine tuberculosis epidemiology in wild ungulates, disease ecology at the wildlife-livestock interface, and conservation physiology using carnivores and ungulates as research models.
He is one of three named OIE (World Organisation for Animal Health) experts on the disease and is chair of the Global Research Alliance for Bovine Tuberculosis.
Badgers are blamed for the spread of bovine tuberculosis in cattle - and 33,000 face being slaugh tered in this autumn's cull.
Bovine tuberculosis (bTB), caused by Mycobacterium bovis, is an important disease affecting the agricultural economy of Thailand and is associated with public health risks as a zoonotic disease [1].
For bovine tuberculosis, there were different results for IP-10 serving as an alternative or ancillary biomarker for the immunodiagnosis of bovine tuberculosis.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 27, 2016-Chembio receives USD600,000 US Department of Agriculture award to develop point-of-care diagnostic test for bovine tuberculosis
M2 PHARMA-September 27, 2016-Chembio receives USD600,000 US Department of Agriculture award to develop point-of-care diagnostic test for bovine tuberculosis
THE fate of badgers in the North East remains uncertain as the Government considers extending a cull to tackle bovine tuberculosis.
The identification and early disposal of such animals form the basis of national bovine tuberculosis eradication programmes world-wide.
Mr Sheerman said he recognised the "calamity" and "tragedy" of bovine tuberculosis but insisted vaccination of badgers and cattle was the best option.
They will work with farming groups and wildlife charities on the project to investigate the presence of bovine tuberculosis (bTB) in Cheshire wildlife.
Overall 142 programmes have been selected for EU funding in 2014: bovine tuberculosis (about 56 million); transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (42 million); rabies (27.5 million); salmonellosis (17.5 million); bovine brucellosis (10 million); classical swine fever (3 million); avian Influenza (2.5 million); bluetongue (1.5 million); African swine fever and swine vesicular disease in Italy (850.000).