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Bovine genital campylobacteriosis

Last Modified: Thu, 09 May 2019 08:37:55 IST
Disease name Bovine genital campylobacteriosis
Animal Health Law Category if applicable E, D
Species affected Bovine
Description Bovine genital campylobacteriosis (BGC) is a venereal disease also known as bovine venereal campylobacteriosis (BVC). The causal agent of this sexually transmissible disease is Campylobacter fetus subsp. venerealis.
Status in Ireland Present
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland Not applicable
DAFM Division Responsible Ruminant Animal Health/ERAD Division
Contact erad@agriculture.gov.ie
Legislation
Link to relevant external website
Notifiable in Ireland Yes
OIE Listed Yes
OIE Link http://www.oie.int/index.php?id=169&L=0&htmfile=chapitre_bovine_genital_campylobacteriosis.htm
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