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full form of PPR

peste-des-petits-ruminants

1

PPR is also known as

goat plague

2

why is PPR known as goat plague

it cause high mortality in goats

3

PPR is a disease of which two species

goat
sheep

4

which disease is calle cattle plague

rinderpest

5

which disease is called avian plague

avian influenza

6

the main two lesions of PPR

erosive stomatitis
enteritis

7

name the virus responsible for PPR

morbilli-virus(ssRNA)

8

PPR cross immunize with which other disease

rinderpest(RP)

9

PPR virus damages which 3 systems

respiratory
alimentary
lymphoid

10

what 2 things PPR virus does to cells

necrosis
proliferation

11

name 3 important signs of PPR

diphtheritic plaques
halitosis(offensive breath)
diarrhoea(3-4 days after onset of fever≈rinderpest)

12

death occurs in how many days after PPR onset of fever

week

13

main characterisitc lesion of PPR in intestines

zebra stripping

14

name 2 main microscopic lesions of PPR

formation of giant synctial cells
proliferation of Type 2 penumocytes

15

in diagnosis, how will you differentiate between PPR and rinderpest?
tell the most imp. point of difference

pneumonia
a feature of PPR but not rinderpest