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Peste des Petits Ruminants

Other Names: Pseudorinderpest, Goat Plague, Pest of Small Ruminants, Pest of Sheep and Goats, Kata, Stomatitis-Pneumoenteritis Syndrome, Pneumoenteritis Complex
Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) is a highly contagious viral disease of sheep and goats.

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  • Morbillivirus

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