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Published on 26/05/2014

Diseases Scope of the EU-RL

Links

  • OIE - World Organisation for Animal Health
  • CDC - Centers for disease Control and Prevention Informations on Arboviral Encephalitides (division of Vector-Borne Infectious Disease)
  • Arbo-Zoonet  International Network for Capacity Building for the Control of Emerging Viral Vector Borne Zoonotic Diseases

Virological diseases

1. Equine encephalitis viruses

1.1 Japanese encephalitis virus
Japanese encephalitis virus is a mosquito-borne flavivirus that causes encephalitis, principally in horses. ...

1.2 West Nile virus
West Nile virus (WNV) is a member of the genus Flavivirus in the family Flaviviridae. ...

1.3 Eastern and Western equine encephalomyelitis
Eastern and Western equine encephalomyelitis viruses belong to the genus Alphavirus of the family Togaviridae. ...

1.4 Venezuelan equine encephalomyelitis
Venezuelan equine encephalomyelitis (VEE) viruses, of the genus Alphavirus of the family Togaviridae , cause disease ranging from mild febrile reactions to fatal encephalitic zoonoses in Equidae and humans. ...

2. Equine infectious anaemia

Equine infectious anaemia (EIA) is a persistent viral infection of equids. ...

3. Equine viral arteritis

Equine viral arteritis (EVA) is a contagious viral disease of equids caused by equine arteritis virus (EAV), an RNA virus classified in the family Arteriviridae . ...

4. Equine rhinopneumonitis

Equine rhinopneumonitis (ER) is a collective term for any one of several highly contagious, clinical disease entities of equids that may occur as a result of infection by either of two closely related herpesviruses...

5. Vesicular stomatitis

Vesicular stomatitis (VS) is a vesicular disease of horses, cattle and pigs caused by vesiculoviruses of the family Rhabdoviridae. ...

Bacteriological diseases

1. Contagious equine metritis

Contagious equine metritis is an inflammation of the endometrium of mares caused by Taylorella equigenitalis , which usually results in temporary infertility. ...

2. Glanders

Glanders is a contagious and fatal disease of horses, donkeys, and mules, and is caused by infection with the bacterium Burkholderia mallei. ...

Parasitological diseases

Dourine

Dourine is a chronic or acute contagious disease of breeding solipeds that is transmitted directly from animal to animal during coitus. ...