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Foot-and-Mouth Disease MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Foot-and-Mouth Disease
Tree Number(s)
C01.925.782.687.484
C22.380
Unique ID
D005536
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005536
Annotation
do not confuse with HAND, FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE; check tag ANIMALS
Scope Note
A highly infectious disease caused by FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE VIRUS that affects mammals of the ARTIODACTYLA order (CATTLE; SHEEP; GOATS; and PIGS) and is characterized by high fever followed by the appearance of blisters inside the mouth and on the feet.
Entry Version
FOOT MOUTH DIS
Entry Term(s)
Foot and Mouth Disease
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2019/06/17
Foot-and-Mouth Disease Preferred
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