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caprine arthritis encephalitis shortform is

CAE

1

caprine arthritis encephalitis is caused by which virus

lentivirus

2

lentivirus is associated with virus of which disease

visna/maedi

3

caprine arthritis encephalitis virus is related with virus of which disease

visna/maedi

4

why is the disease called caprine arthritis encephalitis

caprine means goats affected
arthritis in adult goats
encephalomyelitis in young goats

5

characterisitc of spread of caprine arthritis encephalitis

spread by milk/colostrum

6

how many % of kids of infected dam acquire infection

70

7

encephalitic form of CAE occurs in goats of age _____ to _____

1-4 months

8

the encephalitic form of CAE terminates with ___________

tetraparesis(paralysis of all 4 limbs)

9

in arthiritic form of CAE, which 3 joints are most severely affected

carpal(big knee)
hock
stifle

10

what is the distincitive point regarding the encephalitic form of CAE

lesions confined to white matter only