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african horse sickness is caused by which virus

orbivirus

1

tell about the spread of african horse sickness

no direct spread between animals
spread by biting insects of genus culicoides

2

african horse sickness is spread by bite of _________ insect

culicoides

3

which part of the body is affected by african horse sickness

vascular ENDOTHELIUM

4

name the 4 forms of african horse sickness

acute pulmonary form
subacute cardiac form
mild form(horse sickness fever)
mixed form

5

out of the 4 forms of african horse sickness, which one is most common

acute pulomonary form

6

in african horse sickness death occurs in ______ time after onset of pulomonary oedema

few hours

7

the most characteristic sign of african horse sickness

bulging of supraorbital fossa

8

out of the 4 forms of african horse sickness,which one is least serious

mild form/horse sickness fever

9

the most prominent lesions in african horse sickness,occur in which system of body

respiratory system

10

african horse sickness must be differentiated from ________ disease during diagnosis

equine viral arteritis

11

point of similarity between african horse sickness and equine viral arteritis

oedema and haemorrhage in subcutis,heart,lung

12

point of difference between african horse sickness and equine viral arteritis

lesions in musculature of arteries in EQUINE VIRAL ARTERITIS